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NAFTA was an epic failure for the people and an epic success for the corporate cabal.

Proponents claimed that NAFTA will “grow” the economies and creating jobs and wealth for Canada, USA, and Mexico.

That didn’t happen.

The NAFTA experience shows that any benefits went almost exclusively to the wealthy and big corporations. While CEO salaries and corporate profits have soared in Canada since 1994, family and worker incomes have stagnated and family debt has risen to historic levels.

Read the report


The Giant Sucking Sound: Ross Perot Was Right



NAFTA ‘a disaster’ and I’ll renegotiate, says Donald Trump
If Donald Trump kills NAFTA, Canada could benefit: Walkom



That is a strong mandate for proportional representation.



Define neoliberalism:



Neoliberalism is creating loneliness. That’s what’s wrenching society apart

Everywhere we are told that we will prosper through competitive self-interest and extreme individualism.

Six quick thoughts about Australian politics at the moment