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The “Free Trade” advocates are at it again. Twenty one years ago NAFTA was enacted. NAFTA is blamed for destroying over a half a million American manufacturing jobs and lowering U.S. wages. Unfortunately, American manufacturers used NAFTA to threaten to move American jobs to lower-wage countries that benefit from NAFTA if American workers negotiate too hard for improvements in wages and benefits. Despite the best intentions of those who draft and support “free trade” deals, these types of trade deals simply don’t preserve or create American or Canadian jobs. Their main accomplishment is to make it easier for firms to invest offshore and to increase corporate influence over the global economy. American and Canadian workers do not benefit. ...

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