Trading with Trump: resisting the dangers of a US-UK trade deal
Wednesday 24 April, 7pm
Carrs Lane Church, Carrs Lane, Birmingham B4 7SX
Nick Dearden, Director, Global Justice Now
Kierra Box, Campaign Lead, Brexit, Friends of the Earth
James Anthony, Unison NEC
When it comes to negotiating a trade deal with Britain, Donald Trump’s administration is determined to ‘put America first’, or rather put US multinational corporations first.
This poses a real threat to our food and environmental standards, would mean the opening up of the NHS to private US health corporations and will give his climate change denying administration huge influence over UK energy markets. This panel will discuss these threats and how to resist them.