Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 150805 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.com/2015/08/150805.html yesterday's tweets as a single page
Your voices reaching to the Japanese government on #TPP - http://thinktppip.jp/?p=792&lang=en " soliciting supporters for the next (third) submission"
How the battle over biologics helped stall #TPP - https://theconversation.com/how-the-battle-over-biologics-helped-stall-the-trans-pacific-partnership-45648 "US election cycles will make further progress next to impossible"
#TPP Could Lead to Less Trade - http://www.cepr.net/blogs/beat-the-press/the-trans-pacific-partnership-could-lead-to-less-trade important point: #TPP is not magic, may fail in stated goals
State Department watered down human trafficking report - http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/08/04/us-usa-humantrafficking-disputes-special-idUSKCN0Q821Y20150804 here are the unlovely facts #TPP
"61% think foreign companies should not be able to sue #AU Government for losses due to changes in policy" - http://essentialvision.com.au/documents/essential_report_150707.pdf #ISDS
Ask for new EU Legislation banning imports of lion hunting trophies - http://www.thepetitionsite.com/en-gb/takeaction/254/656/054/ outrageous this is till "legal"
india halts EU trade talks over drugs safety fight - http://www.politico.eu/newsletter/playbook/politico-brussels-playbook-tusk-not-invited-vestager-probes-fifa-rule-india-halts-eu-trade-talk-greeces-other-crisis/ interesting
100s Of Journalists, Researchers, Concerned Citizens Sign Letter Protesting Netzpolitik 'Treason' Investigation - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150805/14215531863/hundreds-journalists-researchers-concerned-citizens-sign-letter-protesting-netzpolitik-treason-investigation.shtml
After The 'Maui Meltdown', #TPP Has Missed A Key Deadline That Probably Means It's Doomed Whatever Is Now Agreed - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150805/09380431859/after-maui-meltdown-tpp-has-missed-key-deadline-that-probably-means-doomed-whatever-is-now-agreed.shtml
Leaked #TPP details renew concerns about medicine pricing for Australian Medical Association - http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2015/s4288417.htm as well they should
#TPP could pose risk to public healthcare, leaked draft shows - http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/aug/06/trans-pacific-partnership-could-pose-risk-to-public-healthcare-leaked-draft-shows "better to see the countries sticking together"
Universal Music's Anti-Piracy Ads Even Crazier Than You Can Imagine - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150805/10393031860/universal-musics-anti-piracy-ads-even-crazier-than-you-can-imagine.shtml gory and in poor taste, too... #bonkers
Ontario, auto parts suppliers raise alarm over TPP - http://blogs.windsorstar.com/business/ontario-auto-parts-suppliers-raise-alarm-over-tpp-negotiations this is how #TPP ends, not with a bang, but a whimper
Belgian Collection Society Wants To Extend Its 'You Must Be A Pirate' Tax To Cover All-In-One Printers - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150806/07293031871/belgian-collection-society-wants-to-extend-you-must-be-pirate-tax-to-cover-all-in-one-printers.shtml #copyright
Microsoft wants you to pay £12 4 DVD playback in Windows 10 - http://arstechnica.co.uk/gadgets/2015/08/microsoft-wants-you-to-pay-12-for-dvd-playback-in-windows-10/ aka "why not download that nice free #opensource #VLC?"
Using Wikipedia to preserve indigenous languages of Colombia - http://blog.wikimedia.org/2015/08/06/indigenous-languages-colombia/ great idea; could be used elsewhere
Pollinators and the rigged neonic seed market - http://www.iatp.org/blog/201508/pollinators-and-the-rigged-neonic-seed-market interesting analysis
Why Does The #TPP Repeatedly Require Stronger Copyright, But When It Comes To Public Rights... Makes It Voluntary? - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150805/15521431864/why-does-tpp-repeatedly-require-stronger-copyright-when-it-comes-to-public-rights-makes-it-voluntary.shtml
#AU Food exporters may have to rebadge food labels as a result of free trade deals - http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-06/dist-fta-provinance-rules/6677312 just the start...
Jacob Appelbaum zum #Landesverrat: The nightmare is the punishment – Der Alptraum ist die Strafe - https://netzpolitik.org/2015/jacob-appelbaum-zum-landesverrat-the-nightmare-is-the-punishment-der-alptraum-ist-die-strafe/