False Claims versus Hard Realities

The Pending US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement: 
Distinguishing between fact and fiction

With a little more than a year till the 2012 elections the White House and Congressional leadership are anxious to pass pending Free Trade Agreements (FTA) as soon as possible.

Most worrisome of all is the pending FTA between the US and Colombia. Corporate leaders and U.S. and Colombian government officials with their public relations operatives are peddling lie after lie to justify passage.

The Alliance for Global Justice has put together a guide to help people better understand and counter the falsehoods they will be hearing and countering in the coming weeks.

The fight against the neoliberal economic agenda is indeed universal and this article is will worth checking out.


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