Anti TTIP Demo at Hannover, Germany.

A whopping 90,000 people marched the streets of Hannover, Germany against TTIP in Germany. The resistance has never been more important: TTIP negotiation documents leaked Monday by Greenpeace just confirmed some of the biggest fear about TTIP. This trade pact could undermine democracy and also it could put consumer and environmental protection on the line.

Many organizations around the world, as the SumOfUS community, have participated for chipping in and making the massive protest in Hannover possible. Obama and Merkel tried hard to promote TTIP at the biggest fair in the world but in the end it was people marching and protesting who dominated the media.Read full article

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