We Do the Work Radio Show on the new NAFTA

Have you been wondering holds up to the trade just community’s demands? Last week the Washington Fair Trade Coalition got to talk with our friends at We Do the Work about exactly what’s in the new NAFTA agreement from ISDS to food safety to access to...
NAFTA Renegotiation Timeline

NAFTA Renegotiation Timeline

On May 19, the Trump Administration formally gave notice to U.S. Congress that they will be renegotiating NAFTA. What comes next? Advocates of fair trade have argued that the deal could be made even worse if the same closed-door, corporate-dominated process is used...
Trump softens stance on NAFTA

Trump softens stance on NAFTA

President Donald Trump announced this week that he will not immediately terminate U.S. participation in the North American Free Trade Agreement, the White House said, after he spoke with the leaders of Mexico and Canada about ways to re-negotiate the accord. Trump on...
Voluntary Dolphin-safe Tuna Labels Struck Down by WTO

Voluntary Dolphin-safe Tuna Labels Struck Down by WTO

This week, the WTO authorized Mexico to impose an annual $163 million in trade sanctions against the U.S. for the dolphin-saving U.S. labeling program for tuna. The WTO ruled against the program in November 2015, calling it a “technical barrier to trade.”...