#PeopleNOTpolls: Where The Parties Stand On TTIP – 16 April 2015

RT logoAhead of May’s general election, the main political parties and many of their smaller rivals have published their manifesto stances on the secretly-negotiated, free-market pact known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

The deal between the EU and the US, which could result in massive deregulation along neoliberal lines, and which critics say could cause huge harm to standards of living, aims to remove ‘barriers’ to the market.

War on Want, a UK NGO which has placed the campaign against TTIP at the heart of its activities, contests this loose definition.

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