A Progressive American Perspective
From: Living with Uncle
Through looking at NAFTA this chapter looks at what a progressive alternative integration agenda would look like, while also doing our best to oppose the regressive kind of deep integration being pushed by the CEOs of the big corporations and their neoliberal political partners.
Thea Lee is policy director with the AFL-CIO. Previously, she worked as an international trade economist at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington, DC. She appears frequently before US Congressional committees and on American media. Thea Lee is the author of numerous publications on international economic issues, including NAFTA, and is co-author of A Field Guide to the Global Economy, published by WW Norton, 2005.