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Whether they involve trade agreements or global climate finance deals, the rules governing markets matter. IATP challenges market rules that favor large corporations or financial speculators over small-scale farmers and consumers.

Trade laws undo local progress on food systems

Local food, farm-to-school, food safety, GMO labeling and much more are in the TPP cross-hairs.

A rallying cry for a better trade system

“No chlorine chicken” not only sums up fundamentally different food safety and agricultural practices in the EU and U.S., but also the possibility that TTIP will dilute the precautionary principle that guides EU environmental and health policies.

It’s Never Been about Trade

The combined steamrolling power of President Obama and the Republican Party have kept Fast Track alive and dealt a blow to democracy.

Building Minnesota’s Farm to Institution Markets

Farm to School, Farm to Hospital, Farm to Institution -- while these markets are growing for local producers, they come with challenges.

Will Obama get Fast Track?

President Obama is going to war with the progressive wing of the Democratic Party over free trade.



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