This would be the world’s first regulatory benchmark for green financial products. Of course corporations and many EU governments are trying to corrupt it to support profits, but resulting in further damage to the environment.
To date, labor clauses in trade agreements have remained a fig leaf, neither raising labor standards abroad nor protecting them at home. Real change would require a significantly different approach, including how trade agreements uphold […]
Maybe there is an international leftist movement gaining traction – although this would just be a beginning. See the piece by Yanis Varoufakis on this topic here Read here