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Old Jan 26th 2017, 09:38 AM
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TransPacific Trade Pact (TTP) explained?

According to John Walsh, the TTP trade agreement that President Trump rejected with a stroke of the pen wasn't about free trade as advertised, but was a provocative neocon plan to isolate and weaken China, which was excluded from the 12-nation pact.

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2017/01/...h/djt-tpp-rip/
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Old Apr 23rd 2017, 07:03 AM
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US Treasury Dept. meddling with free trade and foreign affairs:
http://news.antiwar.com/2017/04/21/u...oil-in-russia/

Just another nail in the coffin of The Empire?

Probably not fake news. Hard to make this kind of thing up.
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Old Apr 24th 2017, 06:02 PM
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TransPacific Trade Pact (TTP) explained?

According to John Walsh, the TTP trade agreement that President Trump rejected with a stroke of the pen wasn't about free trade as advertised, but was a provocative neocon plan to isolate and weaken China, which was excluded from the 12-nation pact.

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2017/01/...h/djt-tpp-rip/
That particular viewpoint was laid out six months ago when the Democrats rallied to oppose TPP. It would seem this John Walsh fellow is just cribbing this argument from some others.
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