Archive for the 'Free Trade Agreements' Category

NAFTA on steroids

Friday, July 15th, 2005

You can debate the merits of CAFTA — the Central American Free Trade Agreement — all you want, as there are strong arguments on both sides.
We will say, though, that pitching the agreement in the bulls-eye of North Carolina’s textile heartland, an area ravaged by NAFTA, is an odd tactic.
Yet that’s precisely what President Bush […]

The plan to integrate U.S., Mexico and Canada

Friday, July 15th, 2005

by Phyllis Schlafly
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) has just let the cat out of the bag about what’s really behind our trade agreements and security partnerships with the other North American countries. A 59-page CFR document spells out a five-year plan for the “establishment by 2010 of a North American economic and security community” […]