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Laborfest: The Cost of “Free Trade” Agreements
Date Friday July 15
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Unitarian Church , 1187 Franklin St., San Francisco. 38 Geary bus
Event Type Panel Discussion
Organizer/AuthorLaborfest
The Cost of NAFTA, CAFTA & TPP

How “Free Trade” Agreements Affect Emigration, Worker and Human Rights

Corporate trade agreements in the post-war period have had radical effect on working people in the United States and around the world. This forum will look at how these agreements destroy labor rights, forcing millions into exile while destroying democratic rights.

From Puerto Rico, Korea, the Philippines, Mexico, Turkey, and Africa, the role of these trade agreements has driven down wages and living conditions, and destroyed healthcare.

This Small Town Shows Why The Trans-Pacific Partnership Could Be A Disaster For American Workers - by Peter Cole

See also:
http://www.laborfest.net/2016/2016schedule.htm
Added to the calendar on Sunday Jun 19th, 2016 5:52 AM
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