Obamatrade Immigration Rules Relax Standards for Turkey and Pakistan

Turkey and Pakistan are part of the Trade In Services Agreement and will get easier immigration rules. What could go wrong? As I wrote yesterday, the Wikileaks documents show that the TISA alters immigration rules according to Breitbart’s report. They give the president more authority over immigration. But I had missed some of the implications because I did not think about who was part of the agreements. The constant mention of the “Trans Pacific Partnership” kept me focused on countries Read more […]

Secret Trade Pact Plans to Give Away Privacy. Surprised?

Yes it is so shocking that a secret trade pact would include things that are harmful to the populace… Because deals hammered out in secret—by an unknown number of high-priced lobbyists—are always good for the average citizen. Right. Here is Emma Woollacott at Forbes.com: “Leaked TISA Documents Reveal Privacy Threat.” Wikileaks has released 17 documents relating to the Trade in Services Agreement (TISA), currently under negotiation between the US, the European Union and 23 other Read more […]