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Llamada a la acción: ¡No al TTIP, CETA, TPP y TISA!

¡No a la toma del poder por las multinacionales!

Comercio para el beneficio de la gente, y ¡no de las multinacionales!

Del 10 al 17 de octubre unámonos a las marchas y a las manifestaciones masivas, y organicemos acciones locales por toda Europa y América del Norte.

Nosotras, las organizaciones de la sociedad civil, sindicales, campesinas y activistas de base de ambos lados del Atlántico, nos oponemos al TTIP, CETA, TPP y TiSA. Estas propuestas de tratados comerciales siniestros amenazan nuestra democracia, los servicios públicos, las normas sociales y ambientales, y ponen en peligro la agricultura de calidad y a pequeña escala, las normas alimentarias y farmacéuticas, la indispensable transición energética, así como nuestro derecho y capacidad para mejorar la sociedad . Los beneficiarios de estos acuerdos son las grandes multinacionales que presionan.

En los últimos dos años en Europa ha crecido enormemente el movimiento contra el TTIP y el CETA. El próximo 6 de octubre, la Iniciativa Ciudadana Europea contra el TTIP y el CETA celebrará su primer año de vida con más de 2,5 millones de firmas. Para celebrar este éxito y reforzar nuestras demandas, saldremos a las calles el 10 de octubre. Asimismo, miles de personas marcharán del 1 al 15 de octubre en toda Europa y convergerán en Bruselas para bloquear la cumbre del 15 de octubre de la UE, y decir no a la austeridad, la pobreza y el TTIP. Tras la llegada de las marchas, los días 13-18 se formará un campamento anti TTIP en Bruselas.

En América del Norte, América Latina y el Pacífico la gente se está organizando para poner fin al asalto del imperialismo corporativo, que se agrava en gran medida por el Tratado Transpacífico (TPP) y otros tratados «comerciales» como el TTIP, el CETA y el TiSA. El TPP está muy cerca de cerrarse y está siendo fuertemente impulsado por las grandes multinacionales y jefes de Estado como Barack Obama.

En junio de 2015 Barack Obama se apoyó en la mayoría republicana del Senado y la Cámara de Representantes para aprobar el Fast Track o vía rápida, que permite discutir y aprobar tratados gigantescos como el TPP, el TTIP y el TiSA en el Congreso (sin enmiendas, obstrucciones y con un tiempo limitado para el debate) tras años de negociación secreta. Obama firmó rápidamente esta ley antidemocrática y ahora está presionando para cerrar el primero de los tres tratados, el TPP. La gente en Estados Unidos ha reaccionado contra esta maniobra, y se une como nunca antes movilizándose para parar la globalización corporativa y construir relaciones políticas, económicas y sociales basadas en la justicia, y no en la codicia.

Aunque subsisten algunos importantes puntos de fricción, los negociadores quieren cerrar el TPP a finales de este año o principios de 2016. Sin embargo, las protestas en todos los países son el principal escollo que hace difícil para los negociadores terminar de cerrar el acuerdo.

A ambos lados del Atlántico, hemos visto en las últimas décadas una transferencia masiva de poder desde el sector público a los intereses privados, un impulso a la liberalización económica y financiera, una creciente desigualdad, pobreza y destrucción del medio ambiente. El TTIP, el CETA, el TPP y el TiSA son intentos de profundizar y hacer irreversibles estos procesos de desposesión. Nuestra lucha para impedir estos acuerdos secretos se une, por tanto, a la de los movimientos sociales contra la austeridad, a la lucha por el clima y la justicia social.

Luchamos por la igualdad, los derechos sociales y laborales, la justicia climática y la democracia real.

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TTIP = tratado comercial UE-EEUU
CETA = tratado comercial UE-Canadá
TPP = tratado comercial transpacífico
TISA = tratado de comercio de servicios

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