Red, white and sounds unbelievable. But, indeed, as Americans celebrate July 4th this year, U.S. trade negotiators are locked behind closed doors at a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiating round in Ottawa gutting Buy American policies.
Scores of Americans are in an uproar since Food Safety News revealed the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will soon allow U.S. chickens to be sent to China for processing before being shipped back to the states for human consumption.
My daughter recently bought some shirts at Walmart, but took them back to when she noticed the “Made in Bangladesh” tags. I told her that’s precisely why I don’t set foot in Walmart. They talk “American made” while selling sweatshop goods.