Tag: US

  • #TTIPleaks: The Leaked Text Unveil US Position On EU Laws

    #TTIPleaks: The Leaked Text Unveil US Position On EU Laws

    Last night Greenpeace Deutschland projected the #TTIPleaks onto the German Reichstag building. (Featured Image by Ruben Neugebauer / Greenpace) Long standing environmental protection is dropped No place for climate protection in TTIP Precautionary principle is forgotten Open door for corporate lobbying Jorgo Riss said: “The effects of TTIP would be initially subtle but ultimately devastating. It would lead to European laws being judged on their consequences for trade and investment – disregarding environmental protection and public health concerns.”

  • Kissinger’s Vision for U.S.-Russia Relations

    Kissinger’s Vision for U.S.-Russia Relations – Russia should be perceived as an essential element of any new global equilibrium. Fr.om 2007 into 2009, Evgeny Primakov and I chaired a group composed of retired senior ministers, high officials and military leaders from Russia and the United States, including some of you present here today. Its purpose was to ease the adversarial aspects of the U.S.-Russian relationship and to consider opportunities for … read more.