A century ago people said a progressive income tax would never happen. Today it is reality. The top tax rate in the US between 1930 and 1982 was 82%. That was a very interesting experiment because very high incomes were covered...There was a great reduction of global inequality in the last decades.
TTIP gives foreign investors the right to sue sovereign governments before ad hoc arbitratiuon courts when lost profits occur as a result of investment decisions. These decisions cannot be appealed and undermine social, environmental and labor regulations. The parallel system of justice could attack jobs (especially public sector) and ends democracy.
Responses of human rights members to post which considers religious political parties would have more influence if adopted a secular, ethical human rights base. Also, my response to sustainable development.