Come welcome renowned activist & trade expert Lori Wallach
for a lively evening of insights into the making of US trade policy.
Lori will focus on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
Join the WFTC and Newground Social Investment in support of trade justice in WA state!
Monday, August 6th
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Newground Social Investment
2206 Queen Anne Ave N, Suite 402 Seattle, WA 98109
Libations & appetizers provided
Then Lori is traveling to Wenatchee, WA for a day of panels and workshops focused on Trade, Human Trafficking and Migration. Come join us at the WSLC Convention!
Tuesday, August 7th
9:30AM & 1:00PM
Washington State Labor Council Convention
Biography: Lori Wallach is a Harvard-trained trade lawyer who promotes the public interest in globalization and international commercial agreements. With abundant humor, intelligence and energy, Lori “translates” trade legalese into relevant, accessible language that connects people’s lived experiences and empowers diverse participation.
Lori has testified before more than 20 U.S. congressional committees on trade and globalization matters. She has served as a trade commentator on CNN, ABC, CNBC, C-SPAN, CNBC, Fox, Bloomberg, PBS, NPR, and numerous foreign outlets. Her most recent book is Whose Trade Organization? A Comprehensive Guide to the WTO (The New Press, 2004). Lori has also contributed to numerous anthologies including the International Forum on Globalization’s Alternatives to Economic Globalization: A Better World Is Possible.
Please RSVP to Kristen@washingtonfairtrade.org