We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
If you don't know about the Trans-Pacific Partnerships, you really should start reading at the link. This bit of legislative legerdemain will impose limits on American freedom of action not only in trade but in other vital areas as well. And don't count on its being stopped by Congress. The text is being kept secret and it will be "fast-tracked" with little or no opportunity for amendment or debate.