Monday, February 18, 2008

A new face for Free Trade

From NAFTA to the SPP
Here Comes The Security And Prosperity Partnership,
But What Security? Whose Prosperity?
Katherine Sciacchitano
This article is from the January/February 2008 issue of
Dollars & Sense: The Magazine of Economic Justice

Which is closer to your vision of North America?

Vision A: Three interdependent countries with vibrant
social movements, respect for labor rights, and
environmentally sustainable economies anchored in
provision of social needs and respect for cultural

Or Vision B: An unequal alliance dominated by the United
States, complete with pumped up oil and gas production,
increasing militarization, corporate transnational
planning groups, and guest worker programs to ensure
cheap, vulnerable labor?

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