Stewart Trew of the Council of Canadians has written a report that outlines some specific impacts the proposed CETA (Canadian European Union Trade Agreement) will have on Hamilton’s job sector as well as the social and environmental impacts. From banning buy local policies to privatizing public services, the agreement will limit the power of municipalities to create jobs, protect the environment and develop their own procurement policies. Unfortunately, many municipalities remain in the dark about CETA and its impacts. Read Stewart Trew’s report.
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