The TPP implies a form of absolute rule and enshrines capitalization as a principle of jurisprudence.
Under systemic corruption, more disclosure can have the unintended consequence of helping to circumvent one of the few remaining inconveniences to plutocrats.
Peter Rugh is a Brooklyn-based reporter. He contributes to Vice.com and is a correspondent for WagingNonviolence.org. For examples of recent journalism, visit johnreedstomb.tumblr.com/articles.