ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS WARN OF SANTIAGO SUMMIT/ NAFTA EXPANSION SEEN

JimiFromMI jimifrommi at aol.com
Sat Apr 11 22:10:38 EST 1998


In article <352C900D.E205EE2E at forestmeister.com>, Joseph Zorzin
<redoak at forestmeister.com> writes:

>> (FTAA) negotiations, scheduled to be launched this April 18 and 19 by
>> President Clinton and other heads of state at the Second Summit of the
>> Americas in Santiago, Chile, are "heading toward trouble" for the
>> hemisphere's forests.
>> 
>
>(rest snipped)
>
>But of course, we need to keep in mind the real goals of these free
>trade agreements, to further enrich the rich at the expense of everyone
>and everything else. These agreements break down the sovereignty of
>nations and help to build a new international class of ultra rich and
>ultra powerful who are beyond the control of nations' politicians.
> 
>
>JZ
>
>

Also lets us po-folks afford those luxuries where mfg in the U.S. just may
charge too much.





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