The current brand of corporate Globalization is being orchestrated almost entirely by Bankers, investors and Corporate CEOs.
Globalization has been recognized as an environmental and climate-change threat, worldwide.
Globalization makes countries dependent on the Top 1%, who are using it to control increasing
swaths of the world's economy, maximizing cheap labor, damaging the environment,
destroying labor unions worldwide, privatizing everything in sight (including public institutions),
leaving millions unemployed, destroyng the social contract
in the US and other countries where social programs were once strong and in-favor.
Globalization is transferring wealth from the bottom to the top all over the world.
All these things have been extensively explained and de-constructed by Chomsky,
Chris Hedges, Richard D Wolff and other smart, non-corporatized (i.e. non-biased) observers
TPP is a perfect example of the deception regarding Globalization.
One cannot be an honest, sincere environmentalist, and be for TPP, since TPP
will result in a LOSS of every signing nation's ability to enforce environmental laws
in the face of the *International* corporate tribunal TPP will form to resolve disputes in corporations' favor,
and to the extreme detriment of individual countries' ability to govern themselves
thru their own sovereign laws.
This is unequivocal, and has been known for years.
Globalization is a rigged game, as it now exists.
Eventually, there may be a plan for economic Globalization that is balanced, environmentally sound,
and fair and equitable for The People,
and not just a wealth & power-grab for top elites.
But the current strain of globalization ain't that, by a longshot.
I will "vote" below.
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