Dolphins, Corporatocracy & the War on Sovereignty

Posted: December 1, 2015 in -
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The shape of things to come: WTO is attempting to erase US laws concerning environment and harm to species.

World Trade Organization Rules U.S. Cannot Use “Dolphin Safe” Labels for Tuna

 

“Unfortunately, today’s ruling leaves no more opportunities for the U.S. to appeal,” Ben Beachy wrote for the Sierra Club. “It means that the U.S. could face WTO-authorized trade sanctions if we preserve the dolphin-saving label. This decision threatens a commonsense consumer protection, puts dolphins at risk, and opens the door to further trade deal attacks on consumer and environmental safeguards.”

 

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