The president has signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and now congress has 3 months to ratify the agreement. Kathryn Johnson, Policy Impact Coordinator with the American Friends Service Committee says […]
Baldwin Reacts To TPP Agreement
MADISON (WORT) –The twelve nations involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) have reached an agreement on the final language of the controversial trade pact. The trade deal has been criticized […]
Japanese Officials Talk Trade in Madison
MADISON (WORT) — In order to build support for the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, Japan is taking the unusual step of sending official representatives to the United States to help sell the plan.
Obama’s Trade Deals & Vaccinations
On this edition of A Public Affair, host Yuri Rashkin discusses the Obama trade agreement with Research Director and Senior Policy Analyst for Food and Water Watch Patrick Woodall. Later in the show hear from author Tami Goldstein and her views on mandatory vaccinations.
WORT Interview: Professor Noam Chomsky
MIT professor and public intellectual Noam Chomsky joins A Public Affair host Esty Dinur to talk about the dangers of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and other pressing issues.
What is the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is something that most people haven’t heard about, but on Friday September 13th our host Esty Dinur and her guests David Rosnick and David Newby gave us a break down of how the TPP agreement could affect the United States.