Fast Track Legislation to aid TPP in the USA ?

There are claims that the so-called Fast Track legislation will pave the way for speeding up international treaties such as the Trans Pacific Trade Agreement.
AFTINETJan 13, 11:32am via Web

AFTINET media release: US fast track Bill for Trans-Pacific Trade deal (TPP) faces stiff opposition in Congress aftinet.org.au/cms/media-rele…

rolandodiaz16Jan 12, 12:58pm via Twitter for iPhone

Some Senators want to ignore the democratic process & fast track #TPP, tell them to bring it up for a debate:peaceteam.net/action/pnum114…

KerrieAnneJan 12, 12:10pm via HootSuiteRT @SouthwebORG: BREAKING NEWS: Congress introduces Obama fast-track authority on global trade pacts like TPPbit.ly/JOhnju1 retweets
theskypirateJan 12, 11:56am via WebThe TPP is bad, the fast track authority (also known as “trade promotion authority”) is bad, the whole thing is bad.techdirt.com/articles/20140…1 retweets
PCGTWJan 11, 4:40am via WebNEW – Public Citizen Fast Track Bill Analysis: Camp-Baucus Bill Would Revive 2002 #FastTrack bit.ly/1eKHDVqpic.twitter.com/E8ytuOerYr8 retweets
MargotKaminskiJan 11, 4:34am via WebAnalysis from Public Citizen of proposed trade bill/fast track:citizen.org/documents/camp…12 retweets
truthoutJan 11, 2:32am via TweetDeckWhy “fast track is the wrong track” for the#TransPacificPartnership trade treaty: truth-out.org/buzzflash/comm… @CWAUnion #TPP31 retweets
PCGTWJan 11, 2:31am via WebLabor coming out in full strength against #FastTrack for #TPP.bit.ly/19gIK1d pic.twitter.com/DvEWkm4R5631 retweets
DrRimmerJan 11, 12:40pm via WebFast-track authority is a highway to hell: @AbbyMartin analyses the #TPP #TPPA with acumen ow.ly/stFOz15 retweetsShow Conversation
DrRimmerJan 11, 12:39pm via WebIt is a topsy-turvy world where Obama is relying on Republicans to get a fast-track authority for a Wall Street-friendly #TPP. @Tim_BesharaShow Conversation
Tim_BesharaJan 11, 12:35pm via WebSo with the US Congress walking away from the Fast-track legislation and US midterms coming up, does that mean the #TPP is dead? @DrRimmer1 retweets
AbbyMartinJan 11, 12:20pm via Twitter for iPhone#BreakingTheSet on how Congress used the#Bridgegate distraction to sneak through Fast Track for #TPP corporate coup: ow.ly/stFOz69 retweets
mairaJan 11, 7:03am via TweetDeckThe lies the @USTradeRep is spreading about fast track authority to push #TPP through Congress: techdirt.com/articles/20140…8 retweets
EFFJan 11, 6:25am via ThingieOne way we can block #TPP: Stop the fast track trade bill. eff.org/r.fnv880 retweets

soulhangout11:56am via Facebook

We may have only weeks before Fast Track for the TPP comes to a vote. Put the pressure on Congress to say NO to… fb.me/29SUCDbxj

getjeffrey10:28am via shareaholicDon’t Let Congress Fast-Track TPP – Electronic Frontier Foundation – goo.gl/lpXlA9
AbbyMartin12:20pm via Twitter for iPhone#BreakingTheSet on how Congress used the#Bridgegate distraction to sneak through Fast Track for #TPP corporate coup: ow.ly/stFOz
MitchJonesFWW9:32am via Twitter for iPadMy new blog on #TPP and the #NoFastTrack fight: which side are you on? bit.ly/Kb2xmM2 retweets
WorldTradeLaw5:41am via twitterfeedGroups Mobilize for Fast-Track Fight – Washington Wire – WSJ bit.ly/JNGN0R1 retweets

Sonmi_819Jan 10, 9:07pm via Web

Congress introduces Obama fast-track authority on global trade pacts like TPP is.gd/yMR9zH@Op_ESR @ExposeTPP @USDayofRage

justicepartyctJan 10, 2:14pm via Web

Why are people talking about #NoFastTrackTPP? Read @RockyAnderson (Salt Lake City mayor) revealing article. tinyurl.com/m4kjofc #TPP

dangillmor8:54am via HootSuiteJust disgusting: Congress moves toward fast-tracking secret, terrible, corporate-favors trade deal bloomberg.com/news/2014-01-0…7 retweets
insidetrade8:42am via dlvr.itHouse Dems Meet On Fast Track; GOP Leadership Calls For 50 Dem Votes dlvr.it/4gkfsC
ExposeTPP4:43am via WebCamp-Baucus Bill To Revive Controversial 2002#FastTrack Mechanism bit.ly/1eKHDVq #TPPStopFastTrackNow.orgpic.twitter.com/2G20OfCIUr3 retweets
PCGTW4:40am via WebNEW – Public Citizen Fast Track Bill Analysis: Camp-Baucus Bill Would Revive 2002 #FastTrackbit.ly/1eKHDVq pic.twitter.com/E8ytuOerYr3 retweets
PCGTW2:31am via WebLabor coming out in full strength against#FastTrack for #TPPbit.ly/19gIK1dpic.twitter.com/DvEWkm4R5613 retweets
PCGTW2:07am via WebHouse Democrats Balk At Efforts By Obama, Boehner On Controversial Pacific Trade Deal:huff.to/1eJRBXh pic.twitter.com/5tM4N4MGNe

insidetradeJan 10, 1:36pm via dlvr.it

Baucus To Hold Fast-Track Hearing Next Week; Levin Plans Alternative Bill dlvr.it/4gQqg9

insidetradeJan 10, 7:40am via dlvr.itBaucus, Camp, Hatch Introduce Fast-Track Bill; Levin Plans Alternative Version dlvr.it/4gLq8W1 retweets

teemylade12:01pm via twitterfeed

Senate bill could fast-track trade agreement that ‘threatens the Internet’:
The 12-country agreement would  bit.ly/1lGznuR

ringoffireradio11:58am via HootSuite

Papantonio: Corporate Controlled Congress To Fast Track TPP ow.ly/srmMz

ChristineIAm11:23am via HootSuite

Our government has quietly introduced the bill to “fast track” the #TPP AKA “NAFTA on Steroids”finance.senate.gov/newsroom/chair… …

@sierraclub: Sierra Club Opposes Fast-Track Bill. Legislation promotes flawed trade deals that harm environment: http://t.co/AAHQZqSGhq

libodyssey10:42am via Web

Keep up with the Trans-Pacific Partnership #TPPand what it means for Australia. A public discussion via @swinlib youtu.be/K9HEnjt8uaY

johnnybridge210:18am via Buffer

FTA : An End to Australia Sovereignty #auspol

RT @AlanGrayson: FTA: An End to U.S. Sovereignty #FastTrack #TPP

violentfanon9:53am via Twitter for iPhone

Shame on you. #TPP
MT @USTradeRep: Welcome introduction of Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act#TPA go.usa.gov/ZwA3

Teamsters9:27am via Web

Bill filed to make TPP easier to pass. Please try to help stop itteamsternation.blogspot.com/2014/01/massiv…#StopFastTrack

clarecurranmp8:39am via Twitter for iPhone

Looks like US Govt fast track plan to get #TPPover the line on their terms?finance.senate.gov/newsroom/chair…

DrRimmer8:32am via Web

Fast Track is outdated 1970s technology being applied to 21st century realities: Lori Wallach @PCGTW #TPAbit.ly/1aci8te #TPP #TTIP

jamie_love8:32am via Web

Fast track trade bill fails to correct asymmetric secrecy of the bilateral and regional trade negotiations keionline.org/node/1898

DrRimmer8:29am via Web

The US Chamber of Commerce promises to lobby hard for the #TPA, so that it can railroad#TPP #TPPA and #TTIP uschamber.com/press-release/…

PCGTW8:26am via WebQuestions on the Fast Track Bill That Chairman Baucus Might Prefer Not to Answer bit.ly/1eupSJO@washingtonpost @nytimes #FastTrack
ggreenwald8:23am via WebOne purpose of last TPP fast-track bill: prohibit measures countries want to shield privacy of their citizens’ datautdocuments.blogspot.com.br/2014/01/from-l…
repmarkpocan8:20am via TweetDeckIt’s unwise 4 Congress to ram through trade deals without oversight. I oppose #fasttrack#TPP1.usa.gov/1cSCRlD pic.twitter.com/MMzDGRO6Xifelft8:19am via WebThe #TPP has been introduced in to the US senate 1.usa.gov/1lYakkc In Australia total silence & secrecy on ALL sides. It’s bad. #auspolmatthewstoller7:09am via WebWow, this Fast Track legislation doesn’t even guarantee members of Congress can see trade text (and bars most staff).finance.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/…WorldTradeLaw7:07am via twitterfeed

Levin Statement on Today’s Introduction of Trade Promotion Authority Legislation | Committee on Ways and Means bit.ly/1lFFsYy

YourAnonNews6:55am via WebBiggest corporate power grab in decades just introduced in Congress. TAKE ACTION: Say NO to#FastTrack for the #TPP bit.ly/JKSHsd
WorldTradeLaw6:36am via twitterfeedCongressional Deal Reached on Obama Trade-Talks Authority – Bloomberg bit.ly/1hA2ZtLAlanGrayson6:25am via WebThe Senate trade bill introduced today is a#FastTrack to low wages. #TPPfinance.senate.gov/newsroom/chair…info_justice6:22am via Web

Fast-tracking #TPP trade agreement could ruin middle class jobs in America. huff.to/1a3sU56Tweet #edshow so we can share on TV!

ExposeTPPJan 08, 3:16am via WebSound the alarm! @MaxBaucus wants to introduce #FastTrack for #TPP this week.ExposeTheTPP.org #NoFastTrackpic.twitter.com/SuYu9P7FlZ

ExposeTPP3:38am via Web Want to stop #TPP? In the U.S. we have to stop#FastTrack. Call your representative today!bit.ly/1dqja7n pic.twitter.com/yGrvPtk7Vr 10 retweets

ExposeTPP3:32am via WebMexican Farmers Warn of Year of Protestsbit.ly/KtcvR5 #TPP #NAFTA #NoFastTrackExposeTheTPP.org2 retweets
ExposeTPP2:23am via WebGreat #TPP rally video bit.ly/1lwQm2u in front of Rep. Charlie Rangel’s office! #NoFastTrack@cbrangel ExposeTheTPP.org
A_G_Moore4:21am via WebNegotiating countries in secret #TPP abt 40% of global #GDP; treaty so far on #fasttrack for US approval.noplaceforrumors.com/TPP_Tiptoes_in…
CWANews3:50am via Circular.ioMark your calendars: JAN 22 will be a nat’l day of action to pressure Congress to stop fast trackgo.cwa.net/1coZRMp #TPP #1u #p23 retweets
jrzygirlinflaJan 02, 1:15pm via Twitter for iPadElizabeth Warren has something to say about trade agreements #TPP#StopFastTrackTPPpic.twitter.com/cSxsF3Hsdt“86 retweets
LuddoftheFutureJan 02, 12:01pm via Twitter for iPhoneIf the #TPP was going to be beneficial for citizens of the countries negotiating it, we would’ve seen some of the text. #StopFastTrackTPP25 retweets
JoeSmithSDK11:47am via Web#TPP: Governance by the corporations for the corporations. pic.twitter.com/upHUtA9kOYexposethetpp.org/TakeAction3.ht… …#StopFastTrackTPP #gop #owsRetweeted by ExposeTPP and 3 others
RealFoodChoice11:42am via TweetCaster for AndroidAn energy company sued Canada 4 allowing Quebec 2 tighten environmental policies; #TPPwill do more grist.org/politics/free-…#StopFastTrackTPP
RealFoodChoice11:37am via TweetCaster for Android#TPP nothing to do with regulating trade; instead limits enviro, food safety, #health protectionshuff.to/18iFYIn #StopFastTrackTPP
UniteWomenSD11:30am via HootSuiteA Corporate Coup d’Etat- TradeDealFromHell -Handcuffs Governments, Gives NewPowers 2 Corporations shar.es/DQMXo#StopFastTrackTPP

Globalisation and Health

neerav7:30am via twiccaNewsweek: Myth of Health Care Free Marketmag.newsweek.com/2014/01/03/myt… If everyone in the USA was on Medicare, federal budget would be in surplus

Matthijs85Dec 31, 2013, 3:35am via Web

Purpose of the TPP:
Corporate control of the world’s food, health, environment and financial systemstheecologist.org/News/news_anal…
#Monsanto #TPP

ProfGlantzDec 30, 2013, 11:05am via Web

Barriers to improving global health in the proposed Trans Pacific Partnership agreement#TPP @USTradeRep Details attobacco.ucsf.edu/barriers-impro…

JuliusFlywheelDec 29, 11:41am via Twitter for Android@GalacticWomanAu it means the ground is primed for a Hospital Network buy up by US Big Health when the LNP betray Australia to the TPP4 retweetsShow Conversation

AngelaLoRossoDec 29, 10:47am via EchofonIf Abbott signs the secret TPP you can kiss cheap medicine goodbye. All those poor pensioners will not be able to afford medicine. #auspol20 retweets

MistapolemphoneDec 28, 2:17pm via Twitter for iPhone#TPP means patents on surgical procedures! Your doctor could be sued! bit.ly/1bz6icD#StopTheTPP

dare2misbehaveDec 27, 5:25am via HootSuiteRT @OddlyAlien: This is important. #TPP affects many things, worker safety/food safety/drug prices/net neutrality etc. Everything but trade

IsabelXKeatingDec 27, 3:49am via Twitter for iPhoneICYMI @nytimes editorial board on growing global cancer burden, tobacco & trade (#TPP & #health)tinyurl.com/kqqor5k

fightfortheftrDec 24, 8:10am via WebPaul Krugman doesn’t think TPP is that important, doesn’t mention the effect of patents or investor-state arbitrationkrugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/12/tpp…

PharmAsiaNewsDec 23, 8:52pm via twitterfeedPending TPP Pact To Change Drug Patents Concerns Australia PBS Public bit.ly/1e4Zlml

jfstepneyDec 23, 2:40pm via Twitter for MacNew Trans Pacific Partnership may allow big Tobacco to challenge Australia’s packaging law. Disgusting. theguardian.com/commentisfree/…#tpp #auspol

DrRimmerDec 23, 11:13am via WebAustralia must fight for the right to protect its public health in the @wto#ISDS, and #TPP#TPPA: @JuliaGillardtheguardian.com/commentisfree/…

KerrieAnneDec 21, 8:30pm via HootSuiteRT @glynmoody: U.S. Continues to Threaten Affordable Drug Lifeline for Millions- bit.ly/1dSbniQ#TPP could lead to many people dying

DrRimmerDec 19, 3:06pm via WebThe US Business Coalition for the #TPP includes Philip Morris, the tobacco company suing Australia over #plainpacks.tppcoalition.org/Members%20of%2… 1 retweets

DrDebGleesonDec 12, 2013, 3:14pm via WebAustralian Senate passes motion noting health academics letter and reiterating call for release of#TPP text richard-di-natale.greensmps.org.au/content/motion…#TPPA17 retweets

DrDebGleesonDec 12, 2013, 11:25am via WebMinister Robb says Australia will not accept #TPPoutcome that adversely affects PBS or Australia’s health systemtrademinister.gov.au/releases/2013/…1 retweets

DrDebGleesonDec 11, 2013, 10:21pm via Tweet ButtonCroakey TPP update (Michelle Hughes): talks stall as concerns growblogs.crikey.com.au/croakey/2013/1… #TPP#TPPA #publichealth1 retweets

glynmoodyDec 11, 2013, 1:20am via Web44 senior Australian academics in health and medicines write to Health Minister about #TPP[pdf] – bit.ly/1glYzpE strong words16 retweets

DrDebGleesonDec 10, 2013, 3:40pm via WebURGENT NEWS FROM SINGAPORE: Australia has caved in to US pressure on IP and medicines @AmyCorderoy @reemarattan @croakeyblog@AFTINET40 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 10, 2013, 1:49pm via WebMet with Andrew Robb’s COS, told her how unhappy Australians are about being kept in the dark on #TPP. Talked about meds, ISDS, alcohol, PBS1 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 10, 2013, 1:44pm via WebThis article is about the part of the #TPP that will affect the PBS. AU has worked with US & Japan on shared proposaltheguardian.com/commentisfree/…8 retweets
CroweDMDec 10, 2013, 10:51am via WebMy story on #tpp trade talks on copyright, pharmaceuticals: theaustralian.com.au/in-depth/wikil…and source documents here:wikileaks.org/Second-release…39 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 10, 2013, 1:47am via WebMatthew Rimmer and Pat Ranald on ABC PM about the new #TPP leaked documentsabc.net.au/pm/content/201… #TPPA#publichealth1 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 09, 2013, 5:29pm via WebPublic Health Association of Australia urges Government to end secrecy of #TPP negotiationsphaa.net.au/documents/1312… #TPPA#publichealth14 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 08, 2013, 9:06pm via WebBeginner’s guide to the Trans Pacific Partnership – for Australians theconversation.com/what-you-need-… #TPP #TPPA #publichealth @wikileaks5 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 07, 2013, 4:25am via twitterfeedCuba appoints Allen & Overy to challenge Australia’s Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 | Firm News | The Lawyer bit.ly/1d5xAJW2 retweets
ben_hrDec 07, 2013, 9:14pm via BufferHow a Free Trade Agreement Threatens Your Health and the Health of the People You Care About benhr.net/1d1ZztF15 retweets
burcunoDec 07, 2013, 7:10pm via Twitter for iPad#TPP, access to medicines and New Zealand: Standing up to drug industry is the best medicinenzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/a… @nzherald10 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 07, 2013, 4:38pm via Web#TPP Ministers group on IP rumoured to include only one of the 5 countries advancing a fairer medicines proposal @croakeyblog@reemarattan15 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 06, 2013, 12:42pm via Tweet ButtonThe #TPP negotiations could be a bitter pill to swallow for Australians | Deborah Gleesongu.com/p/3yxv6/tw #TPPA #publichealth4 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 06, 2013, 8:43am via Tweet ButtonUS concessions don’t give Trans Pacific partners access to drugs theconversation.com/us-concessions… via @ConversationEDU #TPP#TPPA #publichealth3 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 03, 2013, 11:00pm via Twitter for iPhoneAgreeing to rights for foreign corporations to sue over public health policies in #TPP means more deaths from tobaccoblogs.crikey.com.au/croakey/2013/1…
DrDebGleesonDec 03, 2013, 12:07pm via WebMy story: Seeking a voice for health in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiationsblogs.crikey.com.au/croakey/2013/1… #TPP#TPPA #publichealth #sdoh4 retweets
DrDebGleesonDec 03, 2013, 9:07am via Tweet Button#TPP draft reveals surgical strike on public health: Matthew Rimmer & Alexandra Phelan.eastasiaforum.org/2013/12/02/tpp… #TPPA#publichealth #sdoh7 retweets
DrDebGleesonNov 28, 2013, 9:55pm via WebUS makes its next offensive move on IP & medicines – a brief reprieve for developing countries then extreme IPRs ustr.gov/about-us/press… #TPP1 retweets
DrDebGleesonNov 28, 2013, 9:55pm via WebUS makes its next offensive move on IP & medicines – a brief reprieve for developing countries then extreme IPRs ustr.gov/about-us/press… #TPP1 retweets
DrDebGleesonNov 26, 2013, 10:36pm via Twitter for iPhoneGeneric Medicines Industry body urges Australian Government to protect access to medicines in#TPP gmia.com.au/no-changes-to-… #TPPA9 retweets
DrDebGleesonNov 26, 2013, 10:37am via WebConsumers Association of Penang calls for exclusion of alcohol control measures from #TPPmalaysiakini.com/letters/247546 #TPPA#publichealth
jamie_loveNov 25, 2013, 12:34am via WebMichael Froman is the current leader of USTR efforts to push up cancer drug prices. This is his wife’s NGO: kidsvcancer.org/about-us/

DrDebGleesonNov 23, 2013, 6:16pm via WebPhysicians and Scientists-in-Training Push for Access in TPP Negotiationsamsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/… #TPP #TPPA#publichealth2 retweets

WorldTradeLawNov 02, 2013, 5:54am via twitterfeedCommentary: Bring Free Trade to Healthcare | The National Interest bit.ly/1aPir09

WorldTradeLawOct 12, 2013, 1:02am via twitterfeedTPP Agreement: A Minefield for Health Care? – The Jakarta Globe bit.ly/184wdLf13 News items – Indonesia files dispute against Australia over tobacco plain packagingbit.ly/19wJh99
WorldTradeLawSep 27, 2013, 12:42am via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – DS467- Consultations Request bit.ly/1fHNlcN
WorldTradeLawSep 21, 2013, 7:02am via twitterfeedIndonesia joins WTO fight over Australia tobacco law – Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) bit.ly/14r6wD02 retweets
WorldTradeLawSep 19, 2013, 3:04am via twitterfeedSnuffing out a tobacco exemption in Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal – The Washington Postbit.ly/16mixaj
EarthOpenSourceSep 16, 2:21am via Tweet ButtonBrazil fined Monsanto $250,000 for misleading#GMO ad mnn.com/your-home/orga…11 retweetsretweets
WorldTradeLawSep 11, 2013, 2:53am via twitterfeedHow cigarette companies use free trade deals to sell more cigarettes to women and kids – Quartzbit.ly/1b1rwoc3 retweets
WorldTradeLawSep 11, 2013, 12:49am via twitterfeedStop TPP Protections for Big Tobacco | Ellen R. Shaffer bit.ly/15NaoeR
WorldTradeLawSep 06, 2013, 11:58pm via twitterfeedThe Tobacco Problem in U.S. Trade – Council on Foreign Relations bit.ly/13nTmq1
WorldTradeLawAug 30, 2013, 8:35am via twitterfeedDo You Mind If I Don’t Smoke? Products, Purpose and Indeterminacy In Us- Measures Affecting the Production and… bit.ly/1dvf1TB1 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 26, 2013, 11:58am via twitterfeedTobacco clause might burn free trade agreement – Sydney Morning Herald bit.ly/16AKmKW
WorldTradeLawAug 23, 2013, 1:12am via twitterfeedPhilip Morris Leads Plain Packs Battle in Global Trade Arena – Bloomberg bit.ly/1av61Md1 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 23, 2013, 1:12am via twitterfeedFACT SHEET: NEW U.S. PROPOSAL ON TOBACCO REGULATION IN THE TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP | Office of the United St…bit.ly/1bWyjx91 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 22, 2013, 2:29am via twitterfeedHow a secretive trade deal could help American tobacco companies hook new smokersbit.ly/1d1WUo0
WorldTradeLawJul 18, 2013, 12:39am via twitterfeedCanada urged to reject TPP drug patent proposal as bad for poor countries – From The Wires – Macleans.ca bit.ly/13vo7EJ3 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 13, 2013, 4:32am via twitterfeedUK plans for plain cigarette packaging to be shelved | Society | guardian.co.uk bit.ly/1azdSJr
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 11:19am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Plain Packaging Dispute: A Mock Trial bit.ly/131zcxd
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 3:58am via twitterfeedLaw Spoils Tobacco’s Taste, Australians Say –NYTimes.com bit.ly/1aZLuiW2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJun 29, 2013, 3:34am via twitterfeed‘We won’t sign TPPA if price of medicine increases’ – Yahoo! News Malaysia bit.ly/15Nznhx2 retweets
WorldTradeLawMay 21, 2013, 6:04am via twitterfeedAustralia’s plain tobacco packaging law at the WTO bit.ly/19WoZqd
WorldTradeLawMay 09, 2013, 4:35am via twitterfeedAustralia’s plain packaging laws under threat – Breakfast – ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) bit.ly/10qULvF
WorldTradeLawMay 08, 2013, 11:58pm via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – Consultations Request by Cuba – DS458 bit.ly/15FTtQl
WorldTradeLawMay 07, 2013, 1:49am via twitterfeedCuba launches challenge to Australian tobacco laws at WTO | Reuters bit.ly/18N6zaI
WorldTradeLawMay 06, 2013, 11:47pm via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Cuba files dispute against Australia on tobacco plain packagingbit.ly/18MySGq1 retweets
WorldTradeLawMar 28, 2013, 2:37am via twitterfeedEyes on Trade: Expanded Analysis: U.S. Pharmaceutical Corporation Uses NAFTA Foreign Investor Privileges to At… bit.ly/11MbAlB2 retweets
WorldTradeLawMar 08, 2013, 5:05am via twitterfeedWTO Hears Health, Economic Considerations Of Plain Packaging For Tobacco | Intellectual Property Watch bit.ly/XVwry9
WorldTradeLawMar 07, 2013, 5:18am via twitterfeedU.K. plain-packaging support bruises tobacco firms – MarketWatch bit.ly/ZcqOwN
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 8:02am via twitterfeedKey: NZ will stick to WTO ruling on plain packaging bit.ly/XsF6rw
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 7:01am via twitterfeedNZ to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products – NZ Herald News bit.ly/Y3HvKj1 retweets
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 2:52am via twitterfeedGovt moves forward with plain packaging of tobacco products | Scoop News bit.ly/Y2G0ft
Matthijs853:35am via WebPurpose of the TPP:
Corporate control of the world’s food, health, environment and financial systemstheecologist.org/News/news_anal…
#Monsanto #TPP
WorldTradeLawDec 08, 2012, 5:41am via twitterfeedEli Lilly fights Canada’s move to strip drug patent – The Globe and Mail bit.ly/11Sn44y
WorldTradeLawDec 04, 2012, 1:07am via twitterfeedTobacco in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement – Trade, Investment and Healthbit.ly/11GiFkc
WorldTradeLawOct 19, 2012, 12:37am via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – DS435 – Panel Request (Honduras) bit.ly/WE0ydb2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 06, 2012, 3:01am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Australian High Court: Plain Packaging Does Not Involve an “Acquisition” bit.ly/PEHwxb 

WorldTradeLawOct 06, 2012, 2:23am via twitterfeedTobacco plain packaging laws clear test, court rules – Sydney Morning Herald bit.ly/QOZNsC
Z_feed2Jul 07, 2012, 10:08am via GooglePrivate equity deals on the rise in Mideast with focus on healthcare, oil – Saudi Gazettegoo.gl/fb/X7JND
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WTO Issues in 21st Century

WorldTradeLawJan 09, 6:31am via twitterfeed

EUobserver.com / Headline News / Russia’s first WTO trade dispute targets EU dutiesbit.ly/1a9vSFh

WorldTradeLawJan 03, 2013, 2:57am via twitterfeedDavid Cameron sets free trade agreement as his G8 priority | The Guardian bit.ly/VAHpWu2 retweets

WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedThe irony of a transatlantic free trade deal | Daniel W. Drezner bit.ly/VmdhBO

WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 1:05am via twitterfeedCan the new WTO chief respond to Pacific needs? | Asia Pacific | ABC Radio Australiabit.ly/ZLjmL3
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 1:05am via twitterfeedVietnam asks WTO to rule on shrimp dispute with U.S. bit.ly/Zw19wd
WorldTradeLawJan 08, 2013, 2:23am via twitterfeed IELP Blog: Reforming Trade Remediesbit.ly/V2Y7kZ 2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJan 12, 2013, 2:20am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Increase in WTO Disputesbit.ly/ZC2CB32 retweets
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedFrench wine lobby bristles at California ‘Champagne’ for Obama’s inauguration – The Hill’s Global Affairs bit.ly/Vmdghd
3, 10:43am via twitterfeedDSB Minutes – Sep 28, 2012 bit.ly/UN5Cea1 retweets
WorldTradeLaw3:29am via twitterfeedWTO | 2014 News items – Russia files dispute against the European Union over anti-dumping measures bit.ly/1efunYv
WorldTradeLaw3:24am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Good News for the Airbus-Boeing Dispute Lawyers? bit.ly/1eftwqK
WorldTradeLawJan 03, 5:03am via twitterfeedRichard S. Grossman hails governments’ refusal to resort to protectionism in response to the worst economic do… bit.ly/1hjflX4
December 2013

The perilous retreat from global trade rules | Pascal Lamy – Livemint bit.ly/1jZNGw6

WorldTradeLawDec 27, 2013, 5:35am via twitterfeedEntangled Relationship between Article 2.1 of the TBT Agreement and Certain Other WTO Provisions bit.ly/1cU9Arz
KerrieAnneDec 21, 8:29pm via HootSuiteRT @OccupyMIA: Calgary-based mining company suing Costa Rica for more than $1 billion for protecting rainforestglobalnews.ca/news/883756/ca… #TPP
WorldTradeLawDec 20, 2013, 12:58am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 18 December 2013 bit.ly/1kXVauS1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 20, 2013, 12:28am via twitterfeedBali’s Lessons for Trade Negotiators | Cato @ Liberty bit.ly/1klCiZf1 retweets
GlobalTradeNewsDec 20, 2013, 5:22am via WebRT @USTradeRep Update on the Third Round of Transatlantic #Trade and #InvestmentPartnership Negotiations #TTIP go.usa.gov/ZbCW2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 19, 2013, 7:28am via twitterfeedLessons From Bali For WTO And Transatlantic Trade Negotiators – Forbes bit.ly/JILitK2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 19, 2013, 6:25am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Trade restrictive measures increase as trade flows slow down, says WTO report bit.ly/1fFlZn14 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 19, 2013, 3:44am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Building on Bali; Unleashing Recognition bit.ly/JC8KIq2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 19, 2013, 2:51am via twitterfeedWTO Trade Facilitation Agreement – A Business Guide for Developing Countries bit.ly/1ji4MF43 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 19, 2013, 12:48am via twitterfeedBuilding on Bali: A Work Programme for the WTO | vox bit.ly/1dNBzuW
WorldTradeLawDec 17, 2013, 1:35am via twitterfeedWorld Trade Review – Jurisprudential developments on the purpose of WTO suspension of obligations. bit.ly/1dGgfrl1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 17, 2013, 1:35am via twitterfeedWorld Trade Review – Law, politics, and the true cost of protectionism: the choice of trade remedies or bindin… bit.ly/1dGggeK2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 17, 2013, 1:35am via twitterfeedWorld Trade Review – Amicable Settlements of WTO Disputes: Bilateral Solutions in a Multilateral System. bit.ly/1bTz2AB1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 14, 2013, 7:39am via twitterfeedThe World Trade Organisation: Unaccustomed victory | The Economist bit.ly/1dxNwoy
GlobalTradeNewsDec 14, 2013, 2:23am via Tweet ButtonThe Bali Package To Deliver Boost to Global Economy @integrationpoint.com/globaltradenew…1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 13, 2013, 7:01am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of Dispute Settlement Body bit.ly/1dufkdg

GlobalTradeNewsDec 12, 2013, 2:03am via Tweet Button

Get an up-to-date summary of FTA news from November 2013 at Global Trade News blog —integrationpoint.com/globaltradenew…

GlobalTradeNewsDec 10, 2013, 3:14am via WebFollowing marathon negotiations #WTO reaches global deal to boost commerce bit.ly/1iPRYpp#Bali2 retweets

WorldTradeLawDec 10, 2013, 1:21am via twitterfeedWhy the Trade Deal in Bali Was a Game-Changer – Dan Drezner bit.ly/1kssSsa2 retweets

WorldTradeLawDec 09, 2013, 2:08am via twitterfeed

IELP Blog: The Bali Deal is Done. So What Exactly is “Trade Facilitation”? bit.ly/1iMB5vz

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WorldTradeLawDec 08, 2013, 2:35am via twitterfeedStatement of U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman following the 9th Ministerial Conference of the World Tr… bit.ly/1f6uLKp5 retweets
GlobalTradeNewsDec 07, 2013, 2:14am via WebThe Draft for #Bali Ministerial Declaration made public bit.ly/1cqdCev #WTO2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 06, 2013, 10:52am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Australia Concedes a Bit on Investor State bit.ly/1d2F9RF
WorldTradeLawDec 05, 2013, 7:02am via twitterfeedStatement of U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to the Opening Plenary Session of the 9th Ministerial Co… bit.ly/1eWHBuX
GlobalTradeNewsDec 05, 2013, 5:12am via Web#WTO parties agree to expand opening of government procurement bit.ly/18m8RxZ
WorldTradeLawDec 05, 2013, 3:55am via twitterfeedAustralia makes backup plans amid shaky WTO talks bit.ly/1eWc3oP
WorldTradeLawDec 05, 2013, 2:48am via twitterfeedWant to create more jobs? Reject ‘free trade’ agreements | Al Jazeera America bit.ly/1izi8fP4 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 05, 2013, 12:43am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Ministers greet progress on ratification of revised Agreement on Government Procurement bit.ly/1bgeHVV
GlobalTradeNewsDec 04, 2013, 5:39am via WebRT @WITA_DC WTO fate to be determined at four-day talks in Bali dw.de/p/1AS8n via @dw_english #trade #MC9
WorldTradeLawNov 28, 2013, 6:51am via twitterfeedBribery and bureaucracy seen as winners if WTO deal dies | Reuters bit.ly/1jL2VDO1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 27, 2013, 5:37am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 25 November 2013 bit.ly/1cr1NCL
WorldTradeLawNov 26, 2013, 2:17am via twitterfeedDesign of preferential trade agreements | voxbit.ly/1aN1wvv2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 19, 2013, 4:46am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Secret TPP IP Chapter Is No Longer Secret bit.ly/1bJHZfw
GlobalTradeNewsNov 14, 2013, 7:03am via WebRT @STRTRADE #WTO Chief Highlights Problem Areas as Bali Deadline Nearsow.ly/qKWRI
GlobalTradeNewsNov 13, 2013, 5:14am via WebRT @USTradeRep Negotiators meet for the second round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership #TTIP talksgo.usa.gov/WXzh2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 09, 2013, 1:55am via twitterfeed‘Bilateral renaissance’ or multilateralism | voxbit.ly/1d3T4qZ2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 07, 2013, 1:12am via twitterfeedThe design of international trade agreements: Introducing a new dataset – nccr trade regulationbit.ly/1cRbz1D
WorldTradeLawSep 28, 2013, 6:24am via twitterfeedIndonesia Calls for a United APEC at WTO Summit – The Jakarta Globe bit.ly/1bMXPrf
WorldTradeLawSep 28, 2013, 1:12am via twitterfeedProtesters rising to new heights – The Washington Post bit.ly/18vi4ER
WorldTradeLawSep 23, 2013, 11:33pm via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Indonesia files dispute against Australia over tobacco plain packagingbit.ly/19wJh99
WorldTradeLawSep 21, 2013, 7:02am via twitterfeedIndonesia joins WTO fight over Australia tobacco law – Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) bit.ly/14r6wD02 retweets
WorldTradeLawSep 27, 2013, 12:42am via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – DS467- Consultations Request bit.ly/1fHNlcN
WorldTradeLawSep 06, 2013, 11:58pm via twitterfeedAn unintended consequence of WTO membership | vox bit.ly/13nTl5a
WorldTradeLawSep 04, 2013, 3:34am via twitterfeedEurope fears ‘uncontrolled protectionism’ as emerging markets turn against free trade – Telegraph bit.ly/15pTKBV3 retweets
WorldTradeLawSep 02, 2013, 7:58am via twitterfeedUS accuses biggest tubular producer in Batam of dumping | The Jakarta Post bit.ly/1cw6Y5f1
EarthOpenSourceSep 16, 2:21am via Tweet ButtonBrazil fined Monsanto $250,000 for misleading#GMO ad mnn.com/your-home/orga…11 retweetsretweets
WorldTradeLawAug 23, 2013, 1:12am via twitterfeedPhilip Morris Leads Plain Packs Battle in Global Trade Arena – Bloomberg bit.ly/1av61Md1 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 22, 2013, 1:26am via twitterfeedChina – Stainless Steel Tubes – Panel Request – DS460 bit.ly/159p9eT1 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 20, 2013, 5:04am via twitterfeedFree Trade in Environmental Goods: The Trade Remedy Problem | Cato Institute bit.ly/14uW8qr5 retweets
WorldTradeLawAug 17, 2013, 2:23am via twitterfeedEU steps up trade fight with China over steel tubes – FT.com bit.ly/16sJtKg
WorldTradeLawAug 15, 2013, 7:15am via twitterfeedFree trade on global scale is the rising tide that lifts all boats bit.ly/16loTvv
WorldTradeLawAug 08, 2013, 2:35am via twitterfeedMapping of Dispute Settlement Mechanisms in Regional Trade Agreements – Innovative or Variations on a Theme? b… bit.ly/1cbYFii2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 24, 2013, 2:36am via twitterfeedWTO | Publications – The History and Future of the World Trade Organization bit.ly/164HBDg1 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 18, 2013, 11:41pm via twitterfeedPascal Lamy questions US-led regional trade talks – FT.com bit.ly/1aTjRc71 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 13, 2013, 5:04am via twitterfeedU.S. Announces Compliance in World Trade Organization “Dolphin-Safe” Labeling Dispute | Office of the United S… bit.ly/1azkibm1 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 13, 2013, 4:32am via twitterfeedUK plans for plain cigarette packaging to be shelved | Society | guardian.co.uk bit.ly/1azdSJr
WorldTradeLawJul 13, 2013, 2:22am via twitterfeedTransatlantic Regulatory Trade Barriers | Simon Lester bit.ly/1ayJ6jG
WorldTradeLawJul 13, 2013, 2:22am via twitterfeedThe dialectics of global free trade – The Globe and Mail bit.ly/1ayJ6jC
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 11:19am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Plain Packaging Dispute: A Mock Trial bit.ly/131zcxd
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 6:34am via twitterfeedAnti-dumping move may prove fruitful for SPC | The Australian bit.ly/130FNaY
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 5:01am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Why Is Global Trade Watch Protectionist? bit.ly/1aZWIny2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJul 11, 2013, 3:58am via twitterfeedLaw Spoils Tobacco’s Taste, Australians Say –NYTimes.com bit.ly/1aZLuiW2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJun 29, 2013, 3:34am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Australia launches safeguard investigation on canned tomatoesbit.ly/19CZzD6
WorldTradeLawJun 13, 2013, 7:01am via twitterfeedReport warns G8 of stealthy surge in protectionism | Reuters bit.ly/19rof0o3 retweets
WorldTradeLawJun 13, 2013, 1:14am via twitterfeedFuture of the world trading system: Asian perspectives | vox bit.ly/18wYKLv1 retweets
WorldTradeLawJun 05, 2013, 1:35am via twitterfeedA Bunch of Acronyms and Some Trade Politicsbit.ly/17WUAfC2 retweets
WorldTradeLawMay 22, 2013, 6:01am via twitterfeedEU wants to exclude utilities from U.S. trade talks | Reuters bit.ly/16KI8iu
WorldTradeLawMay 21, 2013, 6:04am via twitterfeedAustralia’s plain tobacco packaging law at the WTO bit.ly/19WoZqd
WorldTradeLawMay 14, 2013, 12:10am via twitterfeedReview & Outlook: The Decline of the WTO –WSJ.com bit.ly/19iuuiA1 retweets
WorldTradeLawMay 09, 2013, 4:35am via twitterfeedAustralia’s plain packaging laws under threat – Breakfast – ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) bit.ly/10qULvF
WorldTradeLawMay 08, 2013, 11:58pm via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – Consultations Request by Cuba – DS458 bit.ly/15FTtQl
WorldTradeLawMay 07, 2013, 1:49am via twitterfeedCuba launches challenge to Australian tobacco laws at WTO | Reuters bit.ly/18N6zaI
WorldTradeLawMay 07, 2013, 12:18am via twitterfeedCustoms Law: Victoria’s Secret is Tariff Classification bit.ly/15qeqyy1 retweets
WorldTradeLawMay 06, 2013, 11:47pm via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Cuba files dispute against Australia on tobacco plain packagingbit.ly/18MySGq1 retweets
WorldTradeLawMay 03, 2013, 1:06am via twitterfeedIndia mulls emergency tariffs on some steel products | Reuters bit.ly/1510zP9
WorldTradeLawApr 02, 2013, 4:56am via twitterfeedFact Sheet: Successes in Reducing Technical Barriers to Trade to Open Markets for American Exports | Office of… bit.ly/YZLGKH
WorldTradeLawMar 22, 2013, 7:07am via twitterfeedHow to make WTO beneficial to all bit.ly/WOyWnO1 retweets
WorldTradeLawMar 21, 2013, 6:24am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of Dispute Settlement Body bit.ly/WJ17EH
WorldTradeLawMar 16, 2013, 3:04am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Tweeting international economic lawbit.ly/10QZdk01 retweets
WorldTradeLawMar 16, 2013, 2:09am via twitterfeedZheng, Reforming Trade Remedies bit.ly/ZULWrI2 retweets
WorldTradeLawMar 08, 2013, 5:05am via twitterfeedWTO Hears Health, Economic Considerations Of Plain Packaging For Tobacco | Intellectual Property Watch bit.ly/XVwry9
WorldTradeLawMar 08, 2013, 1:56am via twitterfeedExit Interview: US Trade Representative Ron Kirk : NPR bit.ly/10kRm1F
WorldTradeLawMar 07, 2013, 5:18am via twitterfeedU.K. plain-packaging support bruises tobacco firms – MarketWatch bit.ly/ZcqOwN
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 8:02am via twitterfeedKey: NZ will stick to WTO ruling on plain packaging bit.ly/XsF6rw
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 7:01am via twitterfeedNZ to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products – NZ Herald News bit.ly/Y3HvKj1 retweets
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 2:52am via twitterfeedDriftin’ too far from shore – Why the test for compliance with the TBT Agreement Developed by the WTO Appellate … bit.ly/Y2G0vO
WorldTradeLawFeb 20, 2013, 2:52am via twitterfeedGovt moves forward with plain packaging of tobacco products | Scoop News bit.ly/Y2G0ft
WorldTradeLawFeb 16, 2013, 1:23am via twitterfeedRoot causes of currency wars | vox bit.ly/XJuTI11 retweets
WorldTradeLawFeb 02, 2013, 2:43am via twitterfeedCommentary: Forget Asia – Time to Pivot to Europe | The National Interest bit.ly/11sOjjk2
WorldTradeLawJan 31, 2013, 1:41am via twitterfeedWTO | 2013 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 28 January 2013bit.ly/TWW9Er

WorldTradeLawJan 12, 2013, 2:20am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Increase in WTO Disputesbit.ly/ZC2CB32 retweets

WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedFrench wine lobby bristles at California ‘Champagne’ for Obama’s inauguration – The Hill’s Global Affairs bit.ly/Vmdghd
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedThe irony of a transatlantic free trade deal | Daniel W. Drezner bit.ly/VmdhBO
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 1:05am via twitterfeedCan the new WTO chief respond to Pacific needs? | Asia Pacific | ABC Radio
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 1:05am via twitterfeedVietnam asks WTO to rule on shrimp dispute with U.S. bit.ly/Zw19wd
WorldTradeLawJan 03, 2013, 2:57am via twitterfeedDavid Cameron sets free trade agreement as his G8 priority | The Guardian bit.ly/VAHpWu2
WorldTradeLawDec 21, 2012, 2:07am via twitterfeedJapan opens WTO dispute against China over stainless steel tax – The Japan Daily Pressbit.ly/YpgIKg
WorldTradeLawDec 20, 2012, 1:57am via twitterfeedWTO | 2012 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 17 December 2012 bit.ly/SSGFAq2 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 14, 2012, 7:34am via twitterfeedAustralian Anti-dumping Commission no cause to be carried away bit.ly/Zm4It0
WorldTradeLawDec 14, 2012, 7:34am via twitterfeedThe End of Differential Treatment for Developing Countries? Country Classifications in Trade and Climate Change … bit.ly/Uohb8Z1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 06, 2012, 4:40am via twitterfeedAnti-dumping reforms to support Australian industry | Invest in Australia bit.ly/YAG5Kb1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 06, 2012, 4:40am via twitterfeedAnti-dumping protection welcomed in the Hunter – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)bit.ly/11ULOs1
WorldTradeLawNov 16, 2012, 12:56am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Cross-Border Codes of Conductbit.ly/W9W5Ay1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 10, 2012, 5:26am via twitterfeedChevron Seeks Lifting of Argentina Court Order: Clerk – Businessweek bit.ly/YYYjSP1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 10, 2012, 12:37am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Jurisprudence as a Positive Externality of Trade Disputes bit.ly/YXkUiS1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 09, 2012, 7:02am via twitterfeedPlain Packaging Puts New Zealand Exports at Risk | Stuff.co.nz bit.ly/Z7QKZn
WorldTradeLawNov 09, 2012, 1:16am via twitterfeedWTO | 2012 News items – Members discuss role of intellectual property in innovation and development bit.ly/S04VdT
WorldTradeLawNov 02, 2012, 1:45am via twitterfeedWTO | 2012 News items – Government Procurement Committee welcomes Indonesia and Montenegro as observers bit.ly/Y71CHl
WorldTradeLawNov 02, 2012, 1:45am via twitterfeedPublic Services and International Trade Liberalization – Cambridge University Pressbit.ly/SqWDNq
WorldTradeLawOct 25, 2012, 4:09am via twitterfeedGlobal trade in services stopped growing in Q2 | Reuters bit.ly/QXEpBi2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 25, 2012, 2:08am via twitterfeedJURIST – Plain Packaging and Protectionism: What is Free Trade? – Simon Lester bit.ly/SsUqRo2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 23, 2012, 6:41am via twitterfeedFive facts you need to know about China’s currency manipulation – Ezra Klein bit.ly/X3fNwp4 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 23, 2012, 3:16am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: What is the Role of Subsidy Agreements? bit.ly/UsulX1
WorldTradeLawOct 20, 2012, 5:08am via twitterfeedFree Trade, Free Markets: Rating the Congress | Cato @ Liberty bit.ly/Ra5en01 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 19, 2012, 6:06am via twitterfeedWTO bans Chinese tariffs on US steel – FT.combit.ly/R3RXfN2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 19, 2012, 12:37am via twitterfeedAustralia – Plain Packaging – DS435 – Panel Request (Honduras) bit.ly/WE0ydb2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 12, 2012, 1:10am via twitterfeedThe Limits of Multilateralism: Incorporating (Some) Unilateral Free Trade into the Trading System – VJIL Online bit.ly/RcyicS2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 06, 2012, 3:01am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Australian High Court: Plain Packaging Does Not Involve an “Acquisition” bit.ly/PEHwxb

WorldTradeLawOct 06, 2012, 2:23am via twitterfeedTobacco plain packaging laws clear test, court rules – Sydney Morning Herald bit.ly/QOZNsC
glynmoodyJul 30, 2012, 9:08pm via WebUS & EU blocking treaty to give blind people access to books – bit.ly/N6yDLX “rights of copyright owners” come 1st (v @ThiruGeneva)
counterpartiesJul 25, 2012, 9:30am via TweetDeckImposing pay cuts on unions – ArcelorMittal, US Steel and Caterpillar each want to push labor costs lower reut.rs/LLZT1j6 retweets
paulwigginsJun 11, 2012, 7:02pm via Tweet ButtonIn Turkey the right to free speech is being lost | Mehdi Hasan gu.com/p/387pf/tw via @guardian4 retweets
Asher_WolfAug 19, 2012, 1:40am via Tweetbot for iOSChevron is being sued in Ecuador, Brazil & Richmond – & is blacklisted from operating by the Iraqi gvt and Brazil atm.reuters.com/article/2012/0…
blackdawggJul 23, 2012, 11:54pm via Safari on iOS@BarackObama OUTSOURCED th counting of American votes in ’12 election 2 Soros associated comp in Spain
Fraud inevitable dailypaul.com/228915/spanish…
PlattsPowerMay 01, 2012, 2:10am via SeesmicEuropean Commission reviewing #EU protection of ‘#carbon leakage’ sectors, says official. More from Platts: plts.co/carb04301 retweets
IdealawApr 20, 2012, 8:25am via bitlyBritish copyright law and internet realitiesbit.ly/JboFHy
GrahamHillAug 09, 2011, 5:58pm via TweetDeckRT @mikechitty: Does Michael Porter have a point, again? http://bit.ly/p7x4mL Time to rethink our impoverished ideas of #socent
kcarruthersJul 05, 2011, 11:28pm via bitlythis is important: The 3 fundamentalisms of the American right HT @mpesce http://bit.ly/ifmcwP
kcarruthersJul 04, 2011, 10:06am via Tweet ButtonGermans becoming resigned to messy euro divorce marketwatch.com/story/germans-… via @MarketWatch

Foreign Investment in 21st Century – also ISDS aspects

AFTINET11:16am via Web Stop foreign investors suing our governments -huge implications for mining & environment #csgcommunityrun.org/petitions/stop…@LockTheGate @CSGstinks

WorldTradeLawJan 03, 2013, 12:57am via twitterfeedInternational Investment Law and Policy: Highlights from 2012 | Kluwer Arbitration Blogbit.ly/W1kAtX3 retweets

WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedThe World Needs a Multilateral Investment Agreement – Anders Aslund bit.ly/Vmdhlv

WorldTradeLawJan 17, 2013, 1:14am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: A Multilateral Investment Agreementbit.ly/VkUENJ1 retweets

WorldTradeLawJan 03, 4:31am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Survival Clauses in Investment Treaties bit.ly/1aqVddE

WorldTradeLawDec 21, 2013, 3:50am via twitterfeed“Investment protection does not give multinationals unlimited rights to challenge any legislation” – Trade – E… bit.ly/1kq9izp

WorldTradeLawDec 14, 2013, 12:29am via twitterfeedParting Ways: The Impact of Investor Rights on Mutual Termination of Investment Treaties by Tania S. Voon, And… bit.ly/1dwzx271 retweets

WorldTradeLawDec 13, 2013, 4:57am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The New Dispute Settlement Report Formatting bit.ly/JiYuW6

WorldTradeLawDec 03, 2013, 7:41am via twitterfeedArgument preview: Jurisdictional say-so in investor-state arbitrations : SCOTUSblogbit.ly/1jdlmUa5 retweets

WorldTradeLawNov 28, 2013, 5:37pm via twitterfeedIELP Blog: Dealing with Frivolous Investor State Claims bit.ly/IrEyzP1 retweets

WorldTradeLawSep 04, 2013, 4:26am via twitterfeedINTERVIEW-Pentagon insists it open to foreign investment in U.S. | Reuters bit.ly/15q4cZW1

WorldTradeLawAug 24, 2013, 6:05am via twitterfeedThe futile debate over a multilateral framework for investment | Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable Internati… bit.ly/16oR06Z

WorldTradeLawAug 24, 2013, 1:57am via twitterfeedLibertarians against investment treaties | Todd Tucker bit.ly/16VmQyg1 retweets

WorldTradeLawAug 21, 2013, 4:09am via twitterfeedChina to Ease Foreign Investment Rules for New Free Trade Zones – Bloomberg bit.ly/1675XdJ2 retweets

WorldTradeLawJul 20, 2013, 4:15am via twitterfeedTOWARDS A NEW GENERATION OF INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT POLICIES: UNCTAD’S FRESH APPROACH TO MULTILATERAL INVESTM… bit.ly/1aYoba62 retweets

WorldTradeLawJul 03, 2013, 11:57pm via twitterfeedThe Uneasy Role of Precedent in Defining Investment by Julian Davis Mortenson :: SSRNbit.ly/1aC3xLF2 retweets

WorldTradeLawJun 26, 2013, 3:15am via twitterfeedInvestment Treaty News Quarterly, Volume 3, Issue 4, June 2013 bit.ly/17bzNl1

WorldTradeLawJun 13, 2013, 12:44am via twitterfeedOp-ed: The Danger of Politicized Foreign Investment Reviews bit.ly/14Wpy0d1 retweets

WorldTradeLawMay 31, 2013, 3:06am via twitterfeedA Rethink of Investor-State Dispute Settlement | Kluwer Arbitration Blog bit.ly/17yQ9HA1 retweets

WorldTradeLawMay 09, 2013, 2:33am via twitterfeedHow NOT to boost foreign investment | Axel Berger’s blog bit.ly/13yTYYn2 retweets

WorldTradeLawApr 30, 2013, 1:22am via twitterfeedRecognising the signs of the times: investment protection in the 21st century | Axel Berger’s blogbit.ly/14HzG2m2 retweets

WorldTradeLawMar 26, 2013, 3:14am via twitterfeedHow to Incorporate Human Rights Obligations in Bilateral Investment Treaties? | Investment Treaty News bit.ly/YtodkZ2 retweets

WorldTradeLawMar 06, 2013, 6:45am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Difficulty of Negotiating Investment Rules bit.ly/WMRWV0

WorldTradeLawFeb 02, 2013, 2:13am via twitterfeedNotable 2012 policy developments in International Investment Protection | Kluwer Arbitration Blog bit.ly/TlpGWD2 retweets
WorldTradeLawFeb 02, 2013, 2:13am via twitterfeedNotable 2012 policy developments in International Investment Protection | Kluwer Arbitration Blog bit.ly/TlpGWD2 retweets
WorldTradeLawJan 17, 2013, 1:14am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: A Multilateral Investment Agreementbit.ly/VkUENJ1 retweets
WorldTradeLawJan 11, 2013, 2:39am via twitterfeedThe World Needs a Multilateral Investment Agreement – Anders Aslund bit.ly/Vmdhlv
WorldTradeLawJan 03, 2013, 12:57am via twitterfeedInternational Investment Law and Policy: Highlights from 2012 | Kluwer Arbitration Blogbit.ly/W1kAtX3 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 20, 2012, 7:37am via twitterfeedForeign Direct Investment and Human Development: The Law and Economics of International Investment Agreements (P…bit.ly/YlTdBD1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 30, 2012, 7:04am via twitterfeedThe Investment Treaty System as Judicial Review: Some Remarks on its Nature, Scope and Standards by Federico Ort… bit.ly/TtiQd4
WorldTradeLawNov 15, 2012, 4:05am via twitterfeedUS panel urges tougher scrutiny of China investment | Reuters bit.ly/TH23Vc
WorldTradeLawNov 14, 2012, 3:31am via twitterfeedU.S. Direct Investment Abroad: Trends and Current Issues – Open CRS bit.ly/W1vPYZ2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 14, 2012, 3:31am via twitterfeedForeign Direct Investment in the United States: An Economic Analysis – Open CRS bit.ly/W1vN3B1 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 01, 2012, 4:49am via twitterfeedDealing With the Increasing Complexity of Investment-Related Treaties: A Framework and Some Policy Guidelines | … bit.ly/SltqU6
WorldTradeLawOct 12, 2012, 1:10am via twitterfeedWeighing the interests of host-state and investor — a further blow to domestic litigation provisions in BITs? | … bit.ly/Rcyg4J
WorldTradeLawOct 10, 2012, 3:30am via twitterfeedBalancing Investment Protection and the Public Interest: The Role of the Standard of Review and the Importance o… bit.ly/R47QBS3 retweets
GuyDaunceyJul 22, 2012, 2:43pm via Tweet ButtonWealth doesn’t trickle down – it just floods offshore, new research revealsgu.com/p/3977v/tw via @guardian

GuyDaunceyJul 22, 2012, 2:40pm via Tweet Button£13tn: hoard hidden from taxman by global elitegu.com/p/397cy/tw via @guardian

 

TPP – Random Views – 2011 – 2012

WorldTradeLawDec 13, 2012, 3:07am via twitterfeedTPP Chief Negotiators Pleased to Report Continued Progress | Office of the United States Trade Representative bit.ly/XT0wAE1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 13, 2012, 2:36am via twitterfeedUSTR Kirk optimistic Trans-Pacific talks can finish in 2013 | Reuters bit.ly/XSTJaj1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 11, 2012, 7:32am via twitterfeedSecrecy the standard as Canada enters Trans Pacific Partnership talks: Geist – thestar.combit.ly/VMNRPm
WorldTradeLawDec 08, 2012, 5:41am via twitterfeedEli Lilly fights Canada’s move to strip drug patent – The Globe and Mail bit.ly/11Sn44y
WorldTradeLawDec 06, 2012, 7:25am via twitterfeedTPP vs. RCEP: A new Washington-Beijing tug-of-war? – The Nation bit.ly/VEqjbI1 retweets
WorldTradeLawDec 05, 2012, 1:52am via twitterfeedWe’ll revive trade talks, Julie Bishop says in Beijing | The Australian bit.ly/11NbMxJ1 retweets
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WorldTradeLawDec 04, 2012, 2:39am via twitterfeedwerewolf » Selling the Farm – Trans Pacific Partnership bit.ly/XicHXy

WorldTradeLawDec 04, 2012, 1:07am via twitterfeedTobacco in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement – Trade, Investment and Healthbit.ly/11GiFkc
WorldTradeLawNov 30, 2012, 7:04am via twitterfeedTrade war in the Pacific: ASEAN and the Trans-Pacific Partnership bit.ly/TtiROe2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 30, 2012, 7:03am via twitterfeedAfter election, pressure grows on Obama in Asia-Pacific trade talks | Reuters bit.ly/X5lYSy
WorldTradeLawNov 29, 2012, 5:06am via twitterfeedJobs and Trade Agreements | Cato @ Libertybit.ly/V0pcT91 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 22, 2012, 5:25am via twitterfeedBusiness Asia: Brewing Up Freer Trade in Korea – WSJ.com bit.ly/XCayHh2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 15, 2012, 5:36am via twitterfeedThailand Plans to Join Pacific Trade Talks When Obama Visits – Businessweek bit.ly/THsKsZ2 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 10, 2012, 5:26am via twitterfeedJoshua Meltzer: A Trade Policy for President Obama’s Second Term bit.ly/YYYk9p3 retweets
WorldTradeLawNov 03, 2012, 4:48am via twitterfeedObama, Romney spar on China, other trade issues – Reuters bit.ly/YeZdu5
WorldTradeLawNov 02, 2012, 1:45am via twitterfeedScott Lincicome: How Politics Crippled US Trade Policy (and Why That Matters Right Now)bit.ly/SqWDNo
WorldTradeLawNov 01, 2012, 5:54am via twitterfeedIELP Blog: The Chinese Currency Issue: “Trade Imbalances” vs. “Protectionism” bit.ly/VaA5863 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 31, 2012, 5:25am via twitterfeedRomney Is the Most Protectionist GOP Candidate in Living Memory – Reason.com bit.ly/XTWd6g1 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 31, 2012, 4:51am via twitterfeedTransitioning to Intellectual Property: How can the WTO integrate Least-Developed Countries into TRIPS? – nccr t… bit.ly/V5saJl1 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 30, 2012, 3:18am via twitterfeedGlobal economy: Tricks of the trade law – FT.combit.ly/VYxIXq1 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 26, 2012, 2:27am via twitterfeedHow Can Trade Policy Help America Compete? – Robert Lawrence bit.ly/R1Wjmy
WorldTradeLawOct 23, 2012, 2:58am via twitterfeedWhy The Trade Issue Matters On Election Day – Forbes bit.ly/ShkLBQ
WorldTradeLawOct 18, 2012, 4:09am via twitterfeedMitt Romney: Fighting the Last Decade’s Trade Battles – Forbes bit.ly/RCZvFE
WorldTradeLawOct 11, 2012, 4:45am via twitterfeedJoel Richard Paul: Fair Wages for Fair Tradebit.ly/Tx2Vig
WorldTradeLawOct 11, 2012, 3:42am via twitterfeedAs Romney Repeats Trade Message, Bain Maintains China Ties – NYTimes.com bit.ly/UIavIp2 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 09, 2012, 3:00am via twitterfeedAustralian PM Gillard urges Japan FTAbit.ly/QMxuN5

WorldTradeLawOct 04, 2012, 4:32am via twitterfeed‘Free-trade deniers’ threatening Canada’s economic future: Fast – The Globe and Mailbit.ly/Ud5OWR1 retweets

WorldTradeLawOct 04, 2012, 1:23am via twitterfeedCharlene Barshefsky: America’s TPP Touchstone – WSJ.com bit.ly/T1fBhb3 retweets
WorldTradeLawOct 03, 2012, 6:56am via twitterfeedMust we be so Redactionary? | Kluwer Arbitration Blog bit.ly/QBVctP

joefirestonephdAug 13, 2012, 12:39pm via Tweet Button

Huge Rally Demands A Second Bill of Rights For Americans | OurFuture.org ourfuture.org/blog-entry/201… via @OurFuture #MMT

joefirestonephdAug 12, 2012, 3:33pm via Tweet Buttontinyurl.com/9gxynuq Ryan’s Follies: A Crushing Burden of Public Debt #austerity #deficit spending#deficits #Paul Ryan #MMT
greenwombatAug 02, 2012, 1:49pm via EchofonAs a Berkeley resident, I’m insulted. RT @danahull: NYT mag piece about Oakland, the Last Refuge of Radical America nyti.ms/QvzQ6k
suigenerisjenAug 02, 2012, 8:39am via WebInternational academic whistleblowing survey launched in 10 languages – participate here:whistleblowingsurvey.org via @sueletteD
glynmoodyJul 30, 2012, 9:08pm via WebUS & EU blocking treaty to give blind people access to books – bit.ly/N6yDLX “rights of copyright owners” come 1st (v @ThiruGeneva)

Richard_FloridaJul 25, 2012, 9:07am via WebHmmm … “How America Lost Canada to the Chinese” – Business Insider –businessinsider.com/who-lost-canad…
mqtoddJul 12, 2012, 7:11pm via HootSuiteRT @kzamri: See The History Of The Asian Economy Like You’ve Never Seen It Beforebuff.ly/Lhgwqc1 retweets
illawarramercJul 12, 2012, 9:48am via TweetDeckChina looks to invest in the Illawarratinyurl.com/ca6fum2 #Illawarra
willongongJul 06, 2012, 10:28am via WebGreen Left TV for the 99%greenleft.org.au/node/51557

kcarruthersJun 09, 2012, 9:05pm via Bufferreinforces Oz gov decision> China Has The Ability To Shut Down All The Telecommunications Technology It Sold To US kcar.me/MrEONa
MooreCO2May 19, 2012, 1:20pm via WebDominion files suit against Sierra Club over right to export #LNG from Marylandwashingtonpost.com/local/dominion… #natgas

MooreCO2May 19, 2012, 1:14pm via WebChina-Shen Danyang, spokesman for Ministry of Commerce condemned US anti-dumping tariffs as trade protectionismenglish.peopledaily.com.cn/90778/7821407.…
nickpmclarenSep 27, 2012, 6:03pm via Tweet ButtonWhy the Occupy movement ended up alienating the very people it was trying to recruit — The American Magazine shar.es/5msiR
craigthomlerAug 21, 2012, 7:41am via Safari on iOSGotta love that free trade agreement with the US – we agree they can freely trade in Australia… But not the reverse.mobile.news.com.au/business/compa…
kcarruthersAug 19, 2012, 11:35am via BufferPaul Ryan’s Scariest Idea Is About the Federal Reserve – It’s time to put down Ayn Rand & pick up Milton Friedman kcar.me/PuB1A21 retweets

craigthomlerAug 19, 2012, 10:20am via Tweetbot for iOSThe progressive destruction of the US public education system. We cannot accept this in Australia. m.onlineathens.com/opinion/2012-0…
craigthomlerAug 08, 2012, 4:34am via Safari on iOSWhat is often not mentioned about Obama is his ‘war on whistleblowers’.m.wired.com/dangerroom/201…
nickpmclarenAug 06, 2012, 9:39pm via Tweet ButtonMining companies wanting foreign labour should use more Aussie steel says Throsby MP Stephen Jones: abc.net.au/news/2012-08-0… #steel#mining
JustinBarrieJul 22, 2012, 6:05pm via TweetDeckthis from the nation that dares send Hillary Clinton around the world lecturing others on how ‘democracy’ should work! bit.ly/LG2bnj

mpesceJul 21, 2012, 2:25pm via Twitter for iPhoneHave just heard Gerry Harvey lives in Singapore. For tax purposes, natch. Now that’s supporting Australian business!
ValdisKrebsJul 13, 2012, 12:06am via WebRomney Invested Millions in Chinese Firm That Profited on US Outsourcing —motherjones.com/politics/2012/…1 retweets
HuffPostGreenAug 01, 2012, 3:47pm via The Huffington PostGas company threatens to sue New York State over fracking ban huff.to/NHdWLu

BarnsGregJul 12, 2012, 11:48pm via Tweet ButtonDemand your liberties before they are taken – The Drum Opinion (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) abc.net.au/unleashed/4002… via @ABCthedrum
stoweboydJul 09, 2012, 6:32pm via bitlyToday America has less intergenerational economic mobility than almost any country in the industrialized world sto.ly/MUpHNO
OperationLeakSJun 14, 2012, 7:57am via WebThe U.S. Trans-Pacific Partnership trade proposal would let corporations avoid compliance with laws rawstory.com/rs/2012/06/13/…#WhiteHouseLeaks
BillMoyersHQJun 13, 2012, 2:57am via bitlyAmericans saw wealth plummet 40 percent from 2007 to 2010, Federal Reserve sayswapo.st/Lk8I2q #mustreads37 retweets

paragkhannaApr 26, 2012, 1:23pm via WebSurge of the ‘Second World’: how rising powers are rapidly reshaping world order as America declines: nationalinterest.org/article/surge-…
craigthomlerApr 20, 2012, 9:44am via Tweet ButtonFrequently Asked Questions for Gov 2.0: How do we handle negative comments from citizens?egovau.blogspot.com/2012/04/freque… #gov2au6 retweets

Dr_TadApr 20, 2012, 9:41am via WebFASCINATING: How far Right internet networks can coalesce into something more (frightening)kingsofwar.org.uk/2012/04/europe… (via @liamvhogan)
stokelyApr 20, 2012, 8:26am via Twitter for MacThe FBI has seized a server from the co-lo premises of Riseup, which provides private email to activists. help.riseup.net/en/seizure-201…19 retweets

purserjApr 19, 2012, 12:28pm via TweetDeckOh for crying out loud:nytimes.com/2012/04/19/us/… Vatican tells nuns to stop concentrating on poverty and economic injustice
mashableAug 16, 2011, 10:02am via HootSuiteA Brief History of Online Activism –on.mash.to/qYMYUU
stiglitzianAug 15, 2011, 2:45am via HootSuite“Turn Left for Growth” by Joseph Stiglitzis.gd/zWVZbw @ProSyn
allisonhorneryAug 09, 2011, 11:51pm via TweetDeckUnderstanding the many communities within Open Government > http://j.mp/puFrY5 #opengovkcarruthersJul 02, 2011, 2:04am via TweetDeckRT @thinkprogress: Minnesota gov’t shuts down as GOP refuses to raise taxes on millionaires http://thkpr.gs/kdyOgy
Richard_FloridaJul 01, 2011, 8:17am via Web“Americans Now Think A 40-Hour Work Week Is Part Time” – Business Insider – read.bi/ktHtV0
WorldTradeLawJul 01, 2011, 12:32am via twitterfeedCustoms Law: Who Left USTR In Charge? http://bit.ly/m9y4YU
Richard_FloridaJun 27, 2011, 6:35am via WebThe Great Geographic Ponzi – How Sprawl Is Like Bernie Madoff – @Kaid_at_NRDC – bit.ly/jP9QnN
kcarruthersJun 27, 2011, 12:06am via bitlyTelstra, Optus to start censoring the web next month http://bit.ly/kafZ0a
WorldTradeLawJun 25, 2011, 1:04am via twitterfeed

Richard_FloridaJul 02, 2011, 12:48am via WebAmerica’s Evolving Geography of Young & Old – Brookings via Planetizen – bit.ly/jB9h0o
pkedroskyJun 27, 2011, 11:08am via Twitter for iPadThe age of financial busts, by Paul Krugman and Robin Wells bit.ly/l8V21N

Local Government Issues in Australia

Random Views
CanadaBayPlayJan 13, 1:19pm via Web

Final report of NSW Independant Local Govt Review Panel available. Photo: 12 major initiativeslocalgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/documents/LGR/… pic.twitter.com/9QrvpzMc1r

illawarranewsJan 08, 1:05pm via Facebook

BREAKING NEWS: Local Council Amalgamations Off the Table, For Now. Travis Holland writes…fb.me/14MqE3uaV

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illawarramercJan 08, 12:35pm via WebReview panel says councils in the #Illawarra do not need to merge. @Wollongong_City@KiamaCouncil @ShellharbourCC bit.ly/1cOi1UA6 retweets
newcastleheraldJan 08, 11:48am via WebCOUNCILS in the Hunter should merge, a state report recommends.theherald.com.au/story/2011271/…3 retweets
kate_baartzJan 08, 11:42am via HootSuiteThe results of the local government review are in, everyone in @CityNewcastle and @lakemacshould have a read ow.ly/smJzX
travisahollandJan 08, 11:32am via WebRevised opinion: Local Govt review recommends some big changes for Sydney, but weak changes regionally
travisahollandJan 08, 11:30am via Web@benraue I looked for the regional stuff first and much of that was fairly watered down.Show Conversation
travisahollandJan 08, 11:30am via Web@benraue Would create some large councils. They make the point that all would still be smaller than the Gold Coast, so that makes it okShow Conversation
travisahollandJan 08, 11:24am via Web@bluntshovels There is a lot to digest. And it’s been released alongside the Local Govt Act review. Will be interesting to see Govt responseShow Conversation
Nat_WhitingJan 08, 11:21am via WebFinal report of the NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel has been released:dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/do…1 retweets
travisahollandJan 08, 11:18am via WebBig amalgamations proposed in metro councils, though, and especially those close to city centrepic.twitter.com/FZrNnPBujX5 retweets
travisahollandJan 08, 11:06am via Web@robcarr09 I’m writing up. Given how weak the recommendations are, the Govt will probably swallow most, cept the amalgamationsShow Conversation
travisahollandJan 08, 11:04am via WebOn the whole I’d say the panel got scared when people pushed back hard against their earlier report and have watered it down significantly
travisahollandJan 08, 11:02am via WebIt should be noted that the NSW Local Govt review is only recommendations to the NSW Govt at this stage, not policy.
travisahollandJan 08, 10:52am via WebRenewed focus on regional centres in the Joint Organisations, with ‘anchoring’ councils, some created through amalgamations #localgov
travisahollandJan 08, 10:47am via Web2/2 aside from the introduction of new-look ‘joint organisations’, mostly to replace existing Regional Organisations of Councils (ROCS)
travisahollandJan 08, 10:47am via WebFirst skimming of #LocalGovt review shows little change for Illawarra/Southern Highlands/South Coast/Wollondilly 1/2
KeepItLocalNSWJan 08, 10:42am via Twitter for iPhoneThe report of the Independent Local Government Review Panel has just been released –dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/dl… What do you think? #nswpol2 retweets
travisahollandJan 08, 10:39am via WebThe NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel and the Local Government Acts Taskforce final reports are now atdlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/dl…

AaronKernaghanJan 07, 4:58pm via Web

@illawarranews Timely report on the Wollongong Town Hall, maybe it’s time to review how IPAC operates and if it shuts out community.

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illawarranewsillawarranews: Our most popular article this week by far: Who is Wollongong’s Town Hall for, and who’ll pay for it?…http://t.co/ixnifPxtbz4:46pm, Jan 07 from Facebook
AaronKernaghanAaronKernaghan: @illawarranewsTimely report on the Wollongong Town Hall, maybe it’s time to review how IPAC operates and if it shuts out community.

robcarr09Jan 02, 1:33pm via Mobile Web (M5)

@KerrieAnne @reformwcc Looks very interesting. On 1st look the model seems to be missing the crucial elements of “6th sense” & “LUTD”

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LineUp_NZDec 30, 2013, 2:10pm via Web@BangtheTable Tips for using Twitter for community engagement bit.ly/19zw4jZ#engagement #stakeholderpic.twitter.com/GZpIRo5vLsKerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @robcarr09 have you seen this from Les Robinson ? RT @reformwcc: Les Robinson’s new book “Changeology”http://t.co/02opaAO5BQ12:11pm, Jan 02 from HootSuite
robcarr09robcarr09: @KerrieAnne @reformwccLooks very interesting. On 1st look the model seems to be missing the crucial elements of “6th sense” & “LUTD”

nickpmclarenJan 01, 10:18pm via Twitter for iPhone

@KerrieAnne sorry I didn’t realise you were responding to an article I retweeted back in October. Only just found the link.

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nickpmclarennickpmclaren: Council mergers to be considered after all it seems #NSWpol#localgovt http://t.co/vxjYMRoYHd11:50am, Oct 16 from Safari on iOS
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @nickpmclaren heard any more on these merger claims involving outside the Illawarra ??7:53pm, Jan 01 from HootSuite
nickpmclarennickpmclaren: @KerrieAnne what merger claims?9:31pm, Jan 01 from Twitter for iPhone
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @nickpmclaren could it be to the north rather than the south ??9:34pm, Jan 01 from HootSuite
nickpmclarennickpmclaren: @KerrieAnne Sutherland already biggest or 2nd biggest council after Sydney & Wollongong in Top 5. That would make for Super Super Council.10:02pm, Jan 01 from Twitter for iPhone
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @nickpmclaren well who knows .. something to reflect on the implications & keep yr ear to the ground – hope it is not the case to be honest10:10pm, Jan 01 from HootSuite
nickpmclarennickpmclaren: @KerrieAnne sorry I didn’t realise you were responding to an article I retweeted back in October. Only just found the link.

illawarranewsNov 15, 2013, 4:30pm via Facebook

Protests going on in front of Wollongong Council about job cuts and services reviewfb.me/6CE4vlaYc
nickpmclarenOct 16, 2013, 11:50am via Safari on iOS

Council mergers to be considered after all it seems #NSWpol #localgovtmobile.abc.net.au/news/2013-10-1…
KerrieAnneOct 15, 2012, 10:35pm via HootSuite

@bevanshields85 true – interesting govts pursue decentralisation policies to regional areas then don’t provide support services health, rail

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bevanshields85bevanshields85: Should taxpayers spend half a billion dollars rebuilding CountryLink XPT fleet? #nswpol #fairfaxregionalhttp://t.co/1tmDiGIg5:17pm, Oct 15 from Web
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @bevanshields85 interesting media comments about ageing population & future community resilience dependencies on public transport regionally9:15pm, Oct 15 from HootSuite
bevanshields85bevanshields85: @KerrieAnne public transport just as critical for country residents as city dwellers, even though the reasons why vary9:18pm, Oct 15 from Twitter for iPhone
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @bevanshields85 don’t disagree – anyway can you share your thoughts on public transport mattering for city & regional residents ? thanks9:49pm, Oct 15 from HootSuite
bevanshields85bevanshields85: @KerrieAnne do you mean is there a way you can have your say, as a rural/regional resident?9:50pm, Oct 15 from Twitter for iPhone
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @bevanshields85 thanks – have been expressing my views politically for 30 years approx but am interested in how media sees the issue10:06pm, Oct 15 from HootSuite
bevanshields85bevanshields85: @KerrieAnne I think when we live in regional areas we make trade offs. But we shouldn’t settle for second best in basic rights and services10:11pm, Oct 15 from Twitter for iPhone
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @bevanshields85 true – interesting govts pursue decentralisation policies to regional areas then don’t provide support services health, rail

reformwccOct 15, 2012, 12:24pm via WordPress.com

Making up for lost time – WCC Precinct Committees in 2013 #wollongong wp.me/pSElK-As
KerrieAnneOct 13, 2012, 8:51pm via HootSuite

@reformwcc @MichelleBlicavs of course issue is one councillor cannot achieve change – they can lobby but it needs a majority of councillors

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KerrieAnneOct 13, 2012, 8:43pm via HootSuite@MichelleBlicavs thks response to @reformwcc – 20 yrs ago I spent time with his issue when I sposed to be preparing for mum’s 60th birthdayShow Conversation
KerrieAnneOct 13, 2012, 8:41pm via HootSuite@reformwcc Bruce am disturb by comments that you were ignored for 20 yrs by councillors – I couldnt solve all issues but I didn’t ignore you

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reformwcc: WCC @MichelleBlicavs I have made submissions for 20 years. Ignored for same period. What is now needed is Councillor(s) as process champion.12:56pm, Oct 13 from TweetDeck
reformwccOct 13, 2012, 2:05pm via WordPress.com

Community empowerment in Wollongong – is there a blockage at the Councillor level?wp.me/pSElK-Aq

reformwccOct 13, 2012, 12:56pm via TweetDeckWCC @MichelleBlicavs I have made submissions for 20 years. Ignored for same period. What is now needed is Councillor(s) as process champion.
reformwccOct 13, 2012, 10:22am via TweetDeckPutting into practice @MichelleBlicavs so where is any hint embedded deliberative democracy in WCC draft engagement policy?
reformwccOct 13, 2012, 9:30am via WordPress.comWCC have your say on draft community engagement policy by Tues 13 Nov wp.me/pSElK-Ao
ACELGOct 11, 2012, 2:08pm via WebHow Rural-remote and Indigenous Local Governments Engage with Their Communities –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…2 retweets

MIGibbsOct 11, 2012, 12:39pm via HootSuiteGraham Sansom of ACELG speaking about the role of Australian mayors: what can & should the do? at #lgresearch forum ow.ly/i/10O3t

reformwccOct 07, 2012, 11:14am via WordPress.comCommunity empowerment lacking from WCC engagement review – action requiredwp.me/pSElK-Ad

ACELGOct 04, 2012, 3:26pm via Web

Strengthening the Role of Australian Mayors –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
ACELGSep 26, 2012, 5:24pm via Web

Social Enterprises and Local Government: A Scoping Study – acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…

reformwccSep 26, 2012, 4:44pm via WordPress.comWCC wins engagement award – international standards at all time low? wp.me/pSElK-zU
ACELGSep 26, 2012, 4:27pm via WebLearning As a Driver for Change in Communities – acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
reformwccSep 26, 2012, 12:47pm via WordPress.comWCC submission (extract) NSW Planning System Review wp.me/pSElK-zS
ACELGSep 20, 2012, 5:57pm via WebACELG and VLGA Research on Representative Local Democracy – acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
ACELGSep 19, 2012, 3:28pm via WebMayor and CEOs: Exploring the Relationship –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…

ARorrisSep 15, 2013, 2:17pm via Facebook

CITY COUNCIL PLANS SLASH & BURNfb.me/6iB0lIn1c
SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:20pm via HootSuite

@bevanshields85 will these mergers mean more $’s to deal with infrastructure shortfalls – local government has needed more income for years

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bevanshields85bevanshields85: Dubbo City Council should merge with Narromine and Wellington, panel finds. #nswpol1:43pm, Apr 24 from Web
SteelyGreenSteelyGreen: @bevanshields85 will these mergers mean more $’s to deal with infrastructure shortfalls – local government has needed more income for years8:20pm, Apr 24 from HootSuite
SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:19pm via HootSuite@bevanshields85 so Wollongong Council has more than 20,000 people in each ward & a popularly elected mayor already ? back to the future ??Show Conversation

SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:16pm via HootSuite@shaun_prince @bevanshields85 most benefits surely to be gained by merging those tiny councils in Sydney = their size=1 ward in Wollongong?Show Conversation

SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:15pm via HootSuite@illawarramerc Wollongong Shellharbour Kiama used be part of Illawarra County Council aka Illawarra Electricity until 1995-was axed by LibsShow Conversation

SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:14pm via HootSuitethe old ICC? RT @illawarramerc: rept: Wollongong Shellharbour Kiama councils collaborate as Illawarra County Councilbit.ly/13tMFjO
SteelyGreenApr 24, 2013, 9:10pm via HootSuiteImplications for planning & heritage ? RT @reformwcc: Local Boards – Future Directions for NSW Local Government wp.me/pSElK-Ji
MathewHounsellJan 09, 2:51pm via WebThose reports into Local Government Amalgamations // IMO not a good selection
localgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/Index.asp?area… pic.twitter.com/Iaawuw6bBF
MaddocksLawyersJan 08, 5:04pm via Web

Independent Local Government Review Panel releases final report today – ‘Revitalising Local Government’. bit.ly/1iS7qAj

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AlexGreenwichJan 08, 4:58pm via WebConsultation Report on the Local Government Review says only one NSW MP made a submission. Here it is keepitlocal.net.au/wp-content/upl… #nswpol
reformwcc9:04am via Mobile Web (M5)@reformwcc thereby not only setting the City of Wollongong back a decade but leading it into the corruption scandal, tainting all.

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reformwcc8:59am via Mobile Web (M5)@reformwcc and replaced organised monthly community engagement with LAMs and NFs as toothless tigers “nothing to do with Council”
Urban_AffairsJan 08, 2:38pm via BufferFinal reports of the NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel and Local Government Acts Taskforce have been rel… buff.ly/1fcbpXU

Alexsg200Jan 08, 2:24pm via WordPress.comThe NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel releases final report wp.me/p2S1Ot-16
CouncillorNicJan 08, 2:23pm via Twitter for iPhoneThe State Gov has released its review into Local Government. What are your thoughts? #auspollocalgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/documents/LGR/…
ClrLindaScottJan 08, 2:03pm via Twitter for iPhoneState Government’s review of #localgov released. Much I agree with & some I don’t. I’d welcome your thoughts! #nswpollocalgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/documents/LGR/…
SachaBlumenJan 08, 1:28pm via Twitter for iPhoneNSW Local govt review board final report. It looks good!localgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/documents/LGR/…

Daniel_BottJan 08, 12:33pm via Twitter for iPhoneThe Local Government Review is in. For the record, I will continue to oppose any moves to amalgamate Strathfield.dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/dl…
Nat_WhitingJan 08, 11:21am via WebFinal report of the NSW Independent Local Government Review Panel has been released:dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/do…
Urban_AffairsJan 08, 2:44pm via BufferProfessor Graham Sansom issued a statement following the release of the NSW Local Government Review Panel reportsbuff.ly/1czOBgd
KerrieAnne9:55am via HootSuite

RT @WorldTradeLaw: Lawmakers Unveil ‘Fast Track’ Bill for Trade Agreements – WSJ.combit.ly/1imIZs4
KerrieAnne10:03am via HootSuite

RT @reformwcc: Re SMH Ed comment. We well recall how Cr Brown and ALP Councillors unilaterally abolished WCC Neighborhood Committees.

KerrieAnne10:02am via HootSuiteRT @illawarranews: Sansom Report on Local Government: A Parochial First Look – Analysis by Ray Robinson… fb.me/6ith2PQ3L

KerrieAnne11:23am via HootSuite

RT @SteelyGreen: What should be the role of Citizen Committees in Local Government? An often controversial issue. ow.ly/srkzC

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ScotMacDonald1Jan 08, 11:00am via iOSLocal Government Taskforce report. ‘No change is not an option’ Comment/submissions due by 7th March dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/dl…
AlburyCityJan 08, 4:46pm via HootSuiteCouncil is reviewing the final report from the Independent Local Government Review Panel, which was released today ow.ly/smZZI
OurSHOROCJan 08, 3:26pm via HootSuiteThe Final Report of the NSW Independent
Local Government Review Panel has been released ow.ly/smWpB

MelindaHayterJan 09, 8:41am via Web

County councils are no longer a key recommendation for future governance in NSW in the final report of the Local Government Review Panel.
SteelyGreenApr 23, 2013, 9:05pm via HootSuite

RT @reformwcc: How NSW Govt proposes to remove us from planning process wp.me/pSElK-Jf
SteelyGreenApr 02, 2013, 5:15pm via HootSuite

RT @reformwcc: WCC Community Engagement Policy report scores 3 out of ten by reformwcc.wp.me/pSElK-HV
SteelyGreenApr 02, 2013, 5:21pm via HootSuite

RT @reformwcc: SMH story – 27 Sydney Councils threaten to fight any forced amalgamationwp.me/pSElK-HF
SteelyGreenApr 05, 2013, 3:35pm via HootSuite

RT @garethjward: Kiama to fight council amalgamation #southcoastregister.com.au/story/1411361/…

reformwccAug 31, 2012, 1:57pm via WordPress.com

Forums need council support: convenorswp.me/pSElK-zy
reformwccAug 31, 2012, 8:37am via WordPress.com

NBN, Kiama Council and community engagement wp.me/pSElK-zw
reformwccAug 24, 2012, 10:40am via WordPress.com

Wollongong Council’s Neighbourhood Forum policy in crisis wp.me/pSElK-zr
reformwccAug 20, 2012, 10:48pm via WordPress.com

WCC motions for Loc Gov Assn conference in October #wollongong wp.me/pSElK-zi
ACELGAug 16, 2012, 3:30pm via Web

Localism and Regional Challenges –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
ACELGAug 07, 2012, 5:51pm via Web

A new ACELG newsletter is out – bit.ly/Nl4Mj1
chieftechAug 07, 2012, 10:56am via TweetDeck

How the UK Government is dismantling the state and what it means for Australia bit.ly/QFVZPt – tomorrow night at Uni of Syd #gov2nsw
reformwccAug 04, 2012, 12:02am via WordPress.com

Parramatta City Council – Community Voicewp.me/pSElK-zg
reformwccAug 02, 2012, 10:01pm via WordPress.com

SMH story on Councils, apps and proposed new e-planning moves wp.me/pSElK-z8
LGMANationalAug 02, 2012, 12:20pm via Web

Live in NSW? Have your say in the Independent Local Govt Reviewlocalgovernmentreview.nsw.gov.au/documents/LGR/…

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ACELGAug 01, 2012, 2:55pm via Web

Study of Service Delivery Reviews –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
reformwccJul 28, 2012, 9:19am via WordPress.com

Canada Bay experiment wp.me/pSElK-z4
MichelleBlicavsJul 24, 2012, 12:10pm via Tweet Button

IAP2 Australasia – Showcasing Best Practice in Community Engagement: youtu.be/staqMc3me9svia @YouTube
Wollongong_CityJul 23, 2012, 9:37pm via Twitter for BlackBerry®

Council endorses the appointment of Ms Anita Mulrooney to the Tourism W’gong Board and Dr Ross Clifton to the Corporate Governance Committee
LGAofSAJul 20, 2012, 9:32am via Twitter for iPhone

Council sizes not under review:m.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-aus… The PC is not reviewing Council sizes! @adelaidenow#SAParli
SeaCliffCoastJul 19, 2012, 9:08am via Facebook

Big step towards walkable city – FOOTPATHS and cycleways will be renewed and built sooner due to a NSW Government… fb.me/1UxYd17zJ
ACELGJul 18, 2012, 6:17pm via Web

ACELG and Western Australian Local Government – acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
collaborynthJul 13, 2012, 1:28am via TweetDeck

New post: Knowledge, the future and Local Government –collaborynth.com.au/blog/knowledge… #localgov#gov2au #gov20
MIGibbsJul 12, 2012, 7:59pm via HootSuite

Roundtable discussion with #localgovstakeholders in WA underway. Minister John Castrilli makes opening remarks ow.ly/i/LoLP
MIGibbsJul 12, 2012, 5:14pm via HootSuite

Dr Tim Robinson of @fairfieldcitycouncil presenting on #localgov research support @ACELG #lgresearchshowcase ow.ly/i/LnZ9

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SeaCliffCoastJul 12, 2012, 6:30pm via Facebook

Leader board changes at fiery AGM – NEVILLE Bussa is the new convenor of Neighbourhood Forum 1 after last night’s… fb.me/1brD8JLkE
paintmehappyJul 11, 2012, 11:16pm via TweetCaster for Android

@KerrieAnne Yes, I have seen it. Not saying that councils never say “I don’t know”, but rarely put solution totally in hands of community.

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paintmehappypaintmehappy#MAVKM #localgovau@dominiccampbell talks about crowd sourcing in #localgov. Still chaotic but valuable as a at of involving community10:06am, Jul 11 from TweetCaster for Android
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @paintmehappy wondering how crowdsourcing differs from community consultation done in loc govt for many years?9:36pm, Jul 11 from HootSuite
purserjpurserj: @KerrieAnne @paintmehappy as@dominiccampbell was talking about, crowd sourcing is more chaotic, less structured than trad consult9:39pm, Jul 11 from Twitter for Android
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @purserj thanks always wondered -btw does it fit in Sherry Arnstein Ladder of Consultation or different paradigm9:44pm, Jul 11 from HootSuite
purserjpurserj: @KerrieAnne okay just had a look crowd sourcing probably ranks more as a partnership, involving the crowd in actual decision making9:52pm, Jul 11 from Twitter for Android
paintmehappypaintmehappy: @purserj @KerrieAnneAbsolutely, that is a critical difference9:57pm, Jul 11 from TweetCaster for Android
KerrieAnneKerrieAnne: @paintmehappy @purserjever googled Future Search Launceston Council 2001?10:09pm, Jul 11 from HootSuite
paintmehappypaintmehappy: @KerrieAnne Yes, I have seen it. Not saying that councils never say “I don’t know”, but rarely put solution totally in hands of community.
paintmehappyJul 11, 2012, 4:46pm via TweetCaster for Android@MIGibbs Presentation went well, very positive feedback. Best conference I have been to in ages, part of a wider MAV future of #lg program.Hide conversation

MIGibbsMIGibbs: @paintmehappy How did your presentation go at #MAVKM ? Wowed them, I bet!2:46pm, Jul 11 from TweetDeck
paintmehappypaintmehappy: @MIGibbs Presentation went well, very positive feedback. Best conference I have been to in ages, part of a wider MAV future of #lg program.3:46pm, Jul 11 from TweetCaster for Android
ozpolicyonlineJul 11, 2012, 4:22pm via HootSuiteMunicipal Government ICT in 3.11 crisis: lessons from the Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami crisis ow.ly/1lgeIx1 retweets
paintmehappyJul 10, 2012, 4:58pm via TweetCaster for Android#localgovau #mavkm Creating knowledge through coworking. Hub Australia. The future of working is here. Shared workplaces build networks.
paintmehappyJul 10, 2012, 4:09pm via TweetCaster for Android#localgovau #mavkm Schenk – We are 22 times more likely to remember a story than a set of disconnected facts.

paintmehappyJul 10, 2012, 3:54pm via TweetCaster for Android#localgovau #mavkm Mark Schenk from Anecdote talking about knowledge strategies. Run CEE change program in NSW re communities of practice
paintmehappyJul 10, 2012, 1:00pm via TweetCaster for Android@Wilk064 recommends Ross Dawson’s social media strategy framework for councils. Elegant way for #localgovau 2 develop socmed strategy#lgkm
MayneReportJul 09, 2012, 4:01pm via WebCouncillors are sick of tabloid beat-ups on local govt. Sent this missive to more than 1000 councillors across OZ:maynereport.com/articles/2012/…
reformwccJun 22, 2012, 12:56pm via WordPress.comALGA call to C’wealth to commit to referendumwp.me/pSElK-yp
reformwccJun 19, 2012, 9:04am via WordPress.comMedia release Simon Crean – “A bold idea, Minister.” wp.me/pSElK-yk
reformwccJun 18, 2012, 10:02pm via WordPress.comNational General Assembly of Local Government – Program wp.me/pSElK-yi
ShannonTonkinJun 17, 2012, 10:18pm via Twitter for iPhoneCommunity opposition to WG councils lease-off of Gleniffer Brae & ground resurfaces, the GB Community Support Group is formed @illawarramerc
stephendaleJun 15, 2012, 8:58pm via BufferFixMyStreet for Councils – designed with councils, for councils buff.ly/L6STB1 #localgov
ACELGJun 14, 2012, 12:50pm via WebLocal Government and Low Carbon Futures –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
reformwccJun 12, 2012, 11:41am via WordPress.comKeeping our community in our “community land”wp.me/pSElK-ye
reformwccJun 07, 2012, 10:54am via Tweet Button(NF2 – Coledale area) Forum needs numbersaustinmer.net.au/forum-needs-nu…
paintmehappyJun 05, 2012, 10:33pm via TweetCaster for Android

po.st/1BCxvO #localgovau entrepreneurial activity recognised internationally.
MIGibbsMay 10, 2012, 3:49pm via HootSuite

Allen Mapstone of @IPWEA presenting on asset management at Good Governance forum. Has some gamin slides #LGANTDarwin12ow.ly/i/Cig5

ACELGMay 10, 2012, 3:40pm via WebFly-In Fly-Out Work Practices and Local Government – acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
reformwccMay 09, 2012, 7:09pm via WordPress.comWCC Lord Mayor fails leadership test#wollongong #wollongong2022 #Coledalewp.me/pSElK-x21 retweets

MIGibbsMay 09, 2012, 10:48am via HootSuite#LGANT Good Governance event a training & induction event for elected members.1st time all elected members & CEOs in NT have come together
reformwccMay 08, 2012, 12:19pm via WordPress.comComing ready or not – Society 2.0#wollongong2022 #coledale wp.me/pSElK-x0
ACELGMay 03, 2012, 3:03pm via WebNew ACELG newsletter out – bit.ly/KSyzlB
illawarramercMay 02, 2012, 4:39pm via TweetDeckPay bump for mayors, councillorstinyurl.com/7gpclba #Illawarra
reformwccApr 29, 2012, 6:16pm via WordPress.comExtract – draft Delivering Wollongong 2022 The Next Five Years. wp.me/pSElK-wA
illawarramercApr 19, 2012, 10:31am via TweetDeckThe Planning Assessment Commission has confirmed the dismissal of Calderwood stage one tinyurl.com/6wuxsec #Illawarra
bevanshields85Apr 19, 2012, 8:16am via Twitter for iPadPlease explain: Wollongong City Council still facing threats of legal action over oval fiascois.gd/thzaLB
StuartJHowieSep 02, 2011, 11:28pm via Twitter for iPadDid you miss Mercury’s ultimate guide to council elections? We’ve put it online: is.gd/CtIL0M#illawarravotes #gongvotes2 retweets

StuartJHowieSep 02, 2011, 10:05am via WebCouncil elections: our view bit.ly/phEq4L#illawarravotes #gongvotes
purserjAug 29, 2011, 10:14am via TweetDeckRT @LGwebnetwork: Blog post: Digital Local Government Program Consultation: bit.ly/pB7IN0 #gov2au#gov20
allisonhorneryAug 25, 2011, 4:33pm via TweetDeckDraft guidelines for Digital #localgov Program now out for comment bit.ly/oA3PYK #au20 #nbn #gov2au /via @DBCDEgov
boycetrusAug 18, 2011, 10:29am via SeesmicPublic info mantra – clarity, accuracy, relevance & timeliness. Not just for emergency mgmt, good msg for local gov #lgwn20113 retweets

kllewellAug 18, 2011, 10:29am via Twitter for iPhone#lgwn2011 amazing info on crisis comms… No water, power, toilets, transport. Handing out handwritten press releases. Wow!2 retweets
MayorjdAug 18, 2011, 10:24am via Mobile Web#dest2036 Melissa Gibbs ACELG reform in other states, NT & NZ- amalgamations, structural change, review of functions, serv deliv3 retweets
MayorjdAug 18, 2011, 9:12am via Mobile Web#dest2036 today we’ll discuss models for future LG, build 4yr action plan. Sub grp work on vision towards 2036. Need to grasp opportunity
ACELGAug 09, 2011, 5:44pm via WebAustralian Business Excellence Framework Forum –bit.ly/r71r45

ACELGAug 09, 2011, 5:43pm via Web‘Implementing the Australian Business Excellence Framework: Eight Local Government Case Studies’ Released – bit.ly/n5AMj31 retweets
allisonhorneryJul 07, 2011, 7:10pm via TweetDeckRT @CivicTEC Links to @MosmanCouncil datasets now available thru data.gov.au tiny.cc/xqs9b /via @lisa_cornish #gov2au #gov20 #localgov
purserjJul 04, 2011, 3:56pm via TweetDeckDo you work in Local Govt in Australia? Do you work with the internet? Then you should come to #lgwn11http://is.gd/ceIqfG
SeaCliffCoastJul 04, 2011, 1:34pm via GoogleWard boundaries finalised http://goo.gl/fb/lXSd3#northernexposure2 retweets

paintmehappyJul 04, 2011, 1:11pm via TweetDeckLocal government costs to business to be examined…http://j.mp/l24pjO
ACELGMay 01, 2012, 4:42pm via Web2011 Annual Report and Revised ACELG Project Plan –acelg.org.au/news-detail.ph…
silvermulletAug 17, 2011, 6:13pm via HootSuiteIs geo grouping prelude 2 regionalisation? RT@MIGibbs: @silvermullet Roadmap sessions underway. Delegates in geographic groups. #dest2036
shirleyayresApr 20, 2012, 8:42pm via Web#Localgov needs to create a culture of openness @robandale bit.ly/HN37kA < I agree citizens should decide what is useful info #odcc
stephendaleJun 08, 2011, 6:16pm via TweetMemeA Government action plan for the Cloud – part 2 | PublicTechnology.net http://bit.ly/kWOYkz #cloud1 retweets

stephendaleJun 08, 2011, 6:15pm via TweetMemeA Government action plan for the Cloud – part 1 | PublicTechnology.net http://bit.ly/kcM2q7 #cloud
MichelleBlicavsAug 09, 2012, 11:12am via WebJust came across this – great way to engage the community across all levels of Govtlgma.org.au/downloads/File…
MIGibbsMay 25, 2011, 2:27pm via TweetDeck#LGMAC2011 Mayne: cut number of councils to < 500, increase councillor remuneration, greater transparency, build democracy, use asset base

JOHNRAVLICMay 25, 2011, 2:26pm via Twitter for iPadMayne #LGMAC2011 don’t try and hide the bad news put it out the and defend yourself1 retweets
MIGibbsMay 25, 2011, 2:07pm via TweetDeck#LGMAC2011 Mayne: advocates open reports to council & supports popularly elected mayors provided candidates can also run as councillor

JOHNRAVLICMay 24, 2011, 3:33pm via Twitter for iPhoneGeorge Williams presents #lgmac2011 #localgovno mention in the commonwealth constitution previous referendum attempts in 74 & 88 failed
JOHNRAVLICMay 24, 2011, 2:54pm via Twitter for iPhoneMcKinlay #LGMAC2011 command & control approach is very difficult to implement as dealing with complex issued requires engagement and buy-in

Journalism – where to from here ?

Random views
craigthomlerJan 13, 9:54am via Web

Let’s deepen MSM-citizen collaboration to ask government for data we can mine – See more at:nofibs.com.au/2014/01/10/let… #gov2au

 

ben_hrDec 26, 2013, 9:59pm via Buffer

Does journalism have a future? [TLS]benhr.net/1hGiBJq
UOWTVOct 17, 2013, 11:16am via Web

Journalism & change. A piece I wrote has been given a run on the @UOW__ research blog.uowresearch.wordpress.com/2013/10/16/whe…#uowjournos
ben_hrOct 17, 2013, 8:55am via Tweetbot for iOS

Newscorp and personal information: a troubled relationshipm.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/national/…

kcarruthersOct 17, 2013, 8:13am via Tweetbot for Mac

well look at the news today, everyone is really focused on holding the govt to accountmoby.to/hhmggb

slipperysealJul 09, 2012, 8:00am via Echofon

@piawaugh @technologyspec someone probably wrote a similar article about how the computer took away the typewriter’s “right” to an industry
jcstearnsJul 01, 2012, 10:42pm via Twitter for iPhone

The Journatic case is a moment for communities to hold their papers accountable and demand better local media:act.freepress.net/sign/journatic

strom_mJun 13, 2012, 6:50pm via Web

Illawarra Mercury staff unanimously condemn#Fairfax and pass no confidence in CEO Greg Hywood.

lensworkcomauJun 12, 2012, 5:56pm via Web

STOP PRESS
It’s confirmed! #fairfax to get rid of it’s subs and artists for a cheaper NZ optionalliance.org.au/media-alliance…

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illawarramercJun 12, 2012, 4:39pm via TweetDeckFairfax proceeds with NZ production planstinyurl.com/7wnhaot #Illawarra5 retweets
kmcilwainJun 12, 2012, 3:52pm via Twitter for iPhoneIt’s now official – #fairfax confirms @illawarramercsubs and artists jobs to go to NZ. Another sad day in the office.2 retweets

stilgherrianOct 16, 2013, 6:19am via Janetter for Mac

New blog post: “Is crowdfunded journalism a thing? My first experiment…”stilgherrian.com/media/is-crowd…
illawarranewsOct 14, 2013, 5:29pm via Facebook

We’re looking for blogs, news, letters, analysis and opinion from the community! Are you a budding journalist?… fb.me/2FAE6aWRT

illawarranewsOct 07, 2013, 9:32am via FacebookAspiring journalists, bloggers, media professionals, join our directory. Editor Rob Carr writes… fb.me/10lDZfWVX2 retweets
rossdawsonAug 16, 2012, 12:21am via TweetDeckThe future of journalism can and will be better than its past bit.ly/RgcBNW
dangillmorAug 11, 2012, 10:09am via SeesmicA news organization that “lives in the social layer” will exist at the whim of the platform companiesto.pbs.org/S8pBA8
nickpmclarenAug 01, 2012, 8:56am via WebWant to be a citizen video journalist? Teach yourself how at WikiUniversity here bit.ly/NHCm7P#citizenjournalism #ABCOpen
meetmeatmikesJul 31, 2012, 6:31pm via Timely by DemandforceReport: Newspaper editors struggling w dwindling resources, quality of journalism in Australia deemed ‘average’/‘poor’ awe.sm/c29TY
paulwallbankJul 28, 2012, 9:13am via HootSuiteRT @the_git: Check out “Future of Journalism: Rethinking the News” journalism2-estw.eventbrite.com #newlunaticks
illawarramercJun 08, 2012, 9:29am via TweetDeckFairfax studies union’s plan to save Illawarra jobs http://tinyurl.com/7tsuwgw #Illawarra
craigthomlerJun 08, 2012, 8:12am via Safari on iOSVery interesting post – journalism fails when the brand of the journalist is more important than their reporting. kingstribune.com/current-issue/…
kajackoJun 07, 2012, 9:51pm via Tweet ButtonNow US newspapers are hit by downturn in online advertising gu.com/p/3863a/tw via @guardian

kajackoJun 06, 2012, 10:35pm via Tweet ButtonLocal newspapers’ crisis: why we should dream the impossible dream gu.com/p/3859y/tw via @guardian
RyanPark_KeiraJun 06, 2012, 8:24pm via Twitter for iPad@bevanshields85 bloody hell, tell Sydney to stop poaching all the good local journos!! All the very best mate!

bevanshields85Jun 06, 2012, 8:17pm via Twitter for iPhoneLooking forward to moving to Sydney after scoring a new job with Fairfax Media. But also sorry to be leaving behind Gong and @illawarramerc
ARorrisJun 06, 2012, 12:55pm via FacebookCAMPAIGN TO SAVE LOCAL JOBS in the Illawarra Mercury and Newcastle Herald.
You can help by signing on your…fb.me/1L2OoKOZy


WebsterMichelleJun 12, 2012, 3:49pm via Twitter for iPhone

Fairfax confirms @illawarramerc jobs to be shipped to New Zealand. Alternate proposal rejected. Sad day for our paper #saveoursubs


illawarramercJul 08, 2012, 8:38pm via Web

In a world without newspapers, who will fight the good fight? bit.ly/M9CsVq
kcarruthersJul 04, 2012, 1:08am via Tweetbot for iOS

RT @godwingrech: What’s the difference between a cow and a tragedy? A journalist wouldn’t know how to milk a cow.
shaun_princeJul 02, 2012, 11:25pm via Twitter for Android

#qanda no such thing as impartial journalism; its an idea not a reality
nickpmclarenJul 01, 2012, 4:45pm via Twitter for iPhone

I couldn’t get one this weekend. News agent said they cut back on delivery numbers. A sign of future cuts? #Fairfax
nickpmclarenJul 01, 2012, 4:43pm via Twitter for iPhone

Can anyone tell me if the Illawarra Mercury has cut back on the number of papers it prints?#Fairfax
mh4kJul 01, 2012, 1:50pm via Twitter for iPhone

Rinehart has revealed she wants to use her stakes in media companies to to promote the views of climate science deniersindependentaustralia.net/2012/business/…

illawarramercJun 01, 2012, 9:28am via TweetDeck

Mercury journos back at work today, but the fight is far from over tinyurl.com/77zuhbs #Illawarra#saveoursubs
peterjblackJun 08, 2011, 7:23pm via Reeder

media and defamation lawyer mark jones says “Laws not yet up to date with the online and digital age” http://j.mp/mk6Fhl