Critical media reports as Canberra TPP talks begin

Pat Ranald’s article on the TPP  in The Conversation is a challenge to democracy is part of a critical series over the last week on the TPP 

This Crikey editorial reinforces our claims that the TPP undermines the national interest.  

Ross Gittens is a senior columnist published in the the Fairfax media Sydney Morning Herald, the Melbourne Age and Canberra Times .  In a broader article on the Abbott govt and corporate power he says the TPP is about increasing monopoly rights, not free trade.