BBC News: TTIP: What is the future for UK-US trade?

24 April 2016 - 5:00pm
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War on Want on BBC News: TTIP: What is the future for UK-US trade?

John Hilary, executive director of campaign group War on Want, says: "TTIP is correctly understood not as a negotiation between two competing trading partners, but as an assault on European and US societies by transnational corporations seeking to remove regulatory barriers to their activities on both sides of the Atlantic."

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