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10th Annual Philip Murray Memorial Labor
 
1996 Democratic Convention
 
1997 Export-Import Bank Conference
 
2001 Catholic Social Ministry Gathering
 
2004 Democratic National Convention
 
2004 Republican Convention Rally
 
21 Century – Addressing Long Fiscal Challenges
 
23rd Constitutional Convention of the AFL-CIO
 
23rd SEIU Convention
 
32nd Annual Meeting of the Joint Advisory Group of the International Trade Centre
 
4th Ordinary Session of the OAU-AEC Conference of African Ministers of Trade
 
50th Anniversary Seminar Trade Union Advisory Committee Panel on Shaping Globalization
 
A Borderless World
 
A Call for Modern Day Patriots – June 11, 2006
 
A Challenge to Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
 
A Global Strategy for Labor
 
A Global System for the Next Fifty Years
 
A New Framework for Multilateral Development Policy
 
A New Partnership Against Marginalization
 
A New Partnership for a New Century - Sustainable Global Development in a Global Age
 
A New Round - When and How?
 
A Partnership That's Worth Protecting
 
A Shared Responsibility - Global Policy Coherence For Our Global Age
 
Address to the Italian Trade Union Delegates
 
Adjusting to a Globalized Economy
 
AFL-CIO and United Association for Labor Education Conference
 
AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Richard L. Trumka
 
Africa and the Multilateral Trading System - Challenges and Opportunities
 
AFSCME “State of Crisis - An Urgent Briefing”
 
After Seattle – The WTO and Developing Countries
 
Agriculture and the Doha Development Agenda
 
Agriculture’s Stake in WTO Trade Negotiations
 
Albert Shanker Lecture Series
 
Alliance for Retired Americans Prescription Drug Rally
 
Alliance for Retired Americans Prescription Drug Speakout
 
Ameirca's Fiscal Call – David Walker
 
America at a Crossroads – October 23, 2006 – David Walker
 
America at a Crossroads – October 23, 2006
 
America in 2017 – Making Tough Choices Today Can Help Save Our Future – January 26, 2007 – David Walker
 
American and Korean Interests in the Emerging Wrold Trading System
 
American Foreign Policy for a Changing World
 
American Interests
 
American Leadership and the World Trade Organization - What is the Alternative?
 
American Political Science Association Annual Meeting
 
American Trade Policy
 
America's Ability
 
America's Fiscal Future – March 14, 2006
 
America's Fiscal Future
 
America's Interest
 
America's National Commercial Interest
 
An Enabling Environment for Development - the Contribution of the Multilateral Trading System
 
Annual AFL-CIO Lawyers Conference
 
Annual David N. Dinkins Forum
 
Annual Policy Conference for Canadian Association for Business Economics
 
APEC 10 Years & Beyond
 
APEC Trade Ministers
 
Asia and the IMF
 
Association of American Law Schools
 
Association of Joint Labor-Management Educational Programs
 
Assuring America's Support for the WTO
 
Atlantic Conference on Central Banking
 
Beyond the Crossroads - Moving Forward on the Doha Development Agenda
 
Beyond the Financial Crisis
 
Beyond the Multilateral Trading System
 
Build Up - the Road to Mexico
 
Building & Construction Trades Legislative Conference
 
Building a Labor Movement for the Next Century
 
Building the Framework for a Global Electronic Marketplace
 
Byrd Amendment
 
CAFTA and Free Trade
 
California Federation of Labor Convention
 
Campaign for America's Future Conference
 
Can We Really Call It Free Trade
 
Can We Take Open Markets for Granted?
 
Canadian Council of Chief Executives
 
Canadian-American Border Trade Alliance
 
Capital Flows, Crises, and the Private Sector
 
Carl Grenier Presentation
 
Central American Free Trade Agreement
 
Challenges for the Global Trading System in the New Millennium
 
Changes and Challenges the Sugar Industry Today
 
Changes in the Multilateral Trading System - Challenges for the WTO
 
Charting the Trade Routes of the Future - Towards a Borderless Economy
 
Chicago Council on Foreign Relations
 
Chicago Labor Day Celebration
 
China Accession to the WTO
 
China and th WTO - Challenges and Opportunities for the Future
 
China and the International System
 
China and the World Trading System
 
China and the WTO - Compliance and Monitoring
 
China's Decision to Cancel OECD Beijing Seminar
 
CISL 50th Anniversary
 
Civil and Human Rights Conference
 
Cleveland City Club
 
Coherence in Global Economic Policy-Making - WTO Cooperation With the IMF and the World Bank
 
Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs
 
Comment on Robert Lawrence's Vision
 
Comments as President of TUAC
 
Committee - ILO Convention 182 on the Worst Forms of Child Labor
 
Commonwealth Club
 
Competition Policy
 
COMTD on Item C - Technical Cooperation
 
Conduct of International Trade Relations
 
Conference on Developing Countries' Interests in a Millennium Round
 
Conference on Prospects for a Global Economy
 
Constitutional Convention
 
Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs Initiative
 
Council Legislative Conference
 
Council of Institutional Investors
 
Cover the Uninsured
 
CSEA Convention
 
CTE – Opening Remarks
 
Cyber Cafe
 
Danish Shipowners' Association
 
December Employment Report
 
Decent Work and the Growing Deficit
 
Democracy, Development and the WTO
 
Democratic Development as the Fruits of Labor
 
Democratic National Convention
 
Development Committee of the World Bank
 
Director-General — Talking Points for OECD Ministerial
 
Director-General's Farewell Speech to the General Council
 
Director-General's Meeting With Least-Developed Countries
 
Director-General's Press Statement
 
Director-General's Report on Consultations
 
DOD Budget and Transformation – January 24, 2007 – David Walker
 
DOD Transformation Challenges and Opportunities – David Walker
 
Doha Development Agenda - the Role of Regional Development Banks
 
Doha Development Agenda
 
Earth Day Rally
 
Economic Recovery for All
 
Economic Strategy Institute Conference
 
Enzi Votes for Wyoming Sugar Beet Growers by Opposing CAFTA
 
Escape Clause
 
Europe in the World Economy
 
Executive Session of the Senate Finance Committee
 
Failure of Anti-Dumping in WTO
 
Federal Action Key to Stemming America’s Manufacturing Crisis
 
Fifth Annual Russian Economic Forum
 
Final Countdown to Justice
 
Financial Services and the WTO
 
Fiscal and Health Care Challenges – David Walker
 
Fiscal Facts and Keeping America Great – March 15, 2007 – David Walker
 
Fiscal Stewardship and Defense Transformation – David Walker
 
Fiscal, Social Security, and Health Care Challenges – January 7, 2007 – David Walker
 
Forum on the Working Poor
 
Free Trade - Ten Years On
 
Free Traders
 
From Crisis to Commonwealth - CAFTA and Democracy in Our Neighborhood
 
From Doha to Cancun and Beyond
 
From Vision To Reality - The Multilateral Trading System At Fifty
 
FTAA
 
Future of Anti-Dumping
 
Future of US – Japan Economic Relations
 
G-8 Labor Leaders Presentation to the Prime Minister of Japan
 
GAO's initiatives to Improve Performance, Transparency and Accountability – David Walker
 
Geneva Week 2001
 
Geneva WTO Ministerial 1998
 
Global Unions Conference on “Making Globalisation Work for People
 
Global Workers Forum
 
Globalisation - the Impact of the Doha Development Agenda on the Free Market Process
 
Globalisation and the Social Market Economy
 
Globalization and Corporate Accountability
 
Globalization and North American Integration Implications for the Union Movement
 
Globalization and the Changing Roles of States
 
Globalization with a Human Face
 
'Globalization, State Sovereignty, and the 'Endless' Accumulation of Capital'
 
Globalizing Regionalism - A New Role for Mercosur in the Multilateral Trading System
 
Group of 77 Preparatory Committee for UNCTAD X
 
Holy Name Cathedral
 
House Passage of CAFTA-DR
 
How Not to Lose Market Share and Friends
 
How Trade Liberalisation Impacts Employment
 
Human Rights for Millions
 
ICFTU Convention
 
ICFTU-ORIT Congress Opening Session
 
ILO Report on Child Labor
 
Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride Rally
 
Impact of the Exchange Rate on the United States Balance of Trade, Economic Growth and Employment
 
Implementing the WTO Singapore Declaration in 1997 and Beyond
 
Improving Performance, Accountability in the Federal Government – January 29, 2007 – David Walker
 
Improving Performance, Transparency and Accountability in the Federal Government – March 15, 2007 – David Walker
 
In Praise of the Future
 
Indiana and Missouri Governors Cancelling State Employee Bargaining Rights
 
Indonesia Must Promote Justice and Human Progress
 
Industrial Union Council Legislative Conference
 
Intelligence Challenges for the New Millennium - A Special Look At Russia and China
 
International Business Conference on Global Economic Governance & Challenges of Multilateralism
 
International Corporate Governance Network
 
International Labor Communications Association
 
International Labour Organization
 
International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC)
 
International Trade
 
Internationalism
 
Interview on the Economy
 
IUC 2004 Legislative Conference
 
Japan Problem Solved
 
Jordan Free Trade Agreement
 
Jubilee 2000 National Mobilization
 
Labor and the Global Economy Conference
 
Labor Day 2000
 
Labor Day Address
 
Labor Day Picnic
 
Labor Day Rally
 
Lawyers Coordinating Conference
 
Leading into the Third Millennium
 
Libreville 2000 — Meeting of African Trade Ministers – Closing Statement
 
Libreville 2000 — Meeting of African Trade Ministers
 
Looking over the Horizon - Assessing America's Strategic Challenges
 
Maintaining and Consolidating What Has Already Been Achieved
 
Major Problems with Trade Dispute
 
Making Globalization Work
 
Making the Global Economy Work for Working Families - Beyond the WTO
 
Manufacturing - Key To America’s Future
 
Manufacturing Jobs Being Sent Overseas
 
March and Rally Against WTO Global Injustice
 
Maritime Trades Biennial Convention Paris and Bally's Hotels
 
Medicare – Taking Care of Your Future – David Walker
 
Meeting of African Union (AU) Trade Ministers
 
Mercosur Heads of State Summit
 
Minimum Wage Rally
 
Ministerial Conference - ILO
 
Ministerial Conference
 
Ministerial Meeting of Least-Developed Countries, United Nations
 
Ministerial Roundtable on Trade and Poverty in LDCs
 
MLK Holiday Observance Breakfast
 
Moore Stresses Development Role at WTO
 
Moore Urges Trade Package for Poorest Countries
 
Moving Towards Global Stability
 
Multinationals Will Emerge As Main Winners From CAFTA Ratification
 
Mutual Fund
 
NAFTA Legislation
 
National Campaign for Jobs and Income Support Founding Convention
 
National Conference of State Legislators
 
National Conference on the Millennium Round
 
National Council of Democratic Mayors
 
National Day Celebrations
 
National Job Crisis Is Top Issue for Working Families
 
National Labor – Religion Conference
 
National Labor College Commencement
 
National Press Club
 
National University
 
New Faith Baptist Church
 
New York University School of Law
 
News Conference to Protest Department of Labor Overtime Pay Cuts
 
NLRB Conference
 
No Blank Check for China Rally
 
North American Convergence - An American Perspective
 
North American Integration – Migration, Trade and Security
 
November Employment Report
 
Oberlin College Commencement
 
OECD Forum 2002
 
Official Opening of the Advisory Centre for WTO Law
 
On the Wall Street Rally
 
Open Forum on Pension Equity
 
Open Societies Do Better
 
Open Societies, Freedom, Development and Trade
 
Opening Day Press Conference
 
Opening Remarks, E-Commerce Conference, ITC
 
Opening Session of Sustainable Trade Day
 
Organizational Changes in the WTO Secretariat
 
Organizing Press Conference
 
Outcome of the World Trade Organization Ministerial in Seattle
 
Peolosi Address to AFL-CIO Industrial Union Council
 
People's Summit of the Americas
 
Plenary on The Social Dimension of Trade and Investment
 
Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
 
Positive Contribution of Anti-Dumping
 
Post-Election Press Briefing
 
Premature Disclosure of Dispute Settlement Panel Reports
 
Preparations for the Fourth WTO Ministerial Conference
 
Presentation of Director-General's Annual Report to the Trade Policy
 
Presentation to the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee
 
Preserving U.S. Sovereignty in a Globalizing World
 
President Bill Clinton's Lunch, WTO's Seattle
 
President John J. Sweeney, American Political Science Association Annual Meeting
 
Problems with WTO
 
Promoting Openness, Fairness and Predictability in International Trade for the Benefit of Humanity
 
Proposed Fast Track Legislation
 
Prospects for the Developing Countries in the Next Round
 
Protesting Department of Labor Overtime Pay Cuts
 
Provost Distinguished Lecture Series
 
Pursuit of US Interests
 
Putting the Doha Development Agenda back on track - why it matters to China
 
Rally With Laid-Off Workers
 
Recent WTO Decisions
 
Rededication of AFL-CIO Headquarters Building
 
Reflections on the Global Report on Forced Labor
 
Reflections on the Global Trading System
 
Reflections on WTO Dispute Settlement
 
Reform and Russia’s Future
 
Regional Initiatives, Global Impact - Cooperation and the Multilateral System
 
Remarks by AFL-CIO President John J. Sweeney at the Alliance for
 
Remarks by Doug Bartlett Remarks - October 13, 2005
 
Remarks by Richard L. Trumka, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO
 
Remarks by Richard Trumka - China Currency - October 13, 2005
 
Remarks of William Lucy
 
Renewal of Fast Track Trade Negotiation Authority
 
Reordering of the World Economy
 
Report of the ILO Director General
 
Rethinking the Global Political Economy
 
Retires Deserve Better Than Let Them Eat Cake Policies
 
Revisiting the Multilateral Trading System
 
Reward Work Rally at U.S. Capitol
 
Role of Anti-Dumping Laws
 
Role of Congress
 
Russia - The International Economy and the World Trade Organization
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices – August 24, 2006
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices – June 12, 2006
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices – May 1, 2006
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices – September 28, 2006
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today – January 10, 2007 – David Walker
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today – March 6, 2007 – David Walker
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today February 1, 2007 – David Walker
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today –February 13, 2007 – David Walker
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today –February 21, 2007 – David Walker
 
Saving Our Future Requires Tough Choices Today –March 9, 2007 – David Walker
 
Seattle - What's at Stake?
 
Seattle Conference Doomed to Succeed
 
Seattle Ministerial Conference
 
Second Integrated Framework Mainstreaming Seminar
 
Second Ordinary Session of the Conference of the African Union Ministers of Trade
 
Seize This Moment in History
 
Senate Debate on Secret NAFTA Tribunals
 
Senate Finance Committee
 
Services in a Borderless Economy
 
Show Us The Jobs Bus Tour Launch
 
Special Event at the UNDP 2002 Executive Board Meeting
 
Speech Notes to Legislators Assembly
 
Spending Is Out of Control
 
St. Vincent Church
 
State of the World Forum 2000
 
Status of Asbestos Negotiations
 
Steel Industries Priorities for the 108th Congress
 
Steelworkers Rally
 
Subsidies in the Context of China's WTO Accession
 
Summit of the Americas and Prospects for Free Trade in the Hemisphere
 
Swearing In Ceremony
 
Symposium on Corporate Social Responsibility
 
Temple Isaiah
 
Ten Years After Marrakesh - the WTO and Developing Countries
 
Textile Industry
 
The Academy of Management, Critical Management Studies Workshop
 
The Academy of Management, Critical Management
 
The Backlash Against Globalization?
 
The Backlash Against Globalization
 
The Bush Administration's Western Hemisphere Policy
 
The Case for the “Open Society” and the Role the WTO Plays
 
The Challenges of Globalization and the Role of the IMF
 
The Challenges of Globalization for Africa
 
The Challenges of Globalization
 
The Challenges of the Doha Development Agenda for Latin American and Caribbean Countries
 
The Coming Challenge - Global Sustainable Development for the 21st Century
 
The Commonwealth Club
 
The Complex Path Ahead
 
The Critical Role of CAFTA in a Freedom Agenda for the Americas
 
The Debt That No One Wants to Talk About – 2005
 
The Doha Development Agenda - Challenges Ahead
 
The Doha Development Agenda - Challenges and Opportunities for the Arab world
 
The Doha Development Agenda (DDA) Advanced Training Programme for Arab
 
The Economy, the War and Choosing Our Future
 
The Euro as Catalyst for European Reform
 
The Euro, the Dollar, and Their Impact on Global Manufacturing
 
The Federal Reserve Reality vs. Myth
 
The Future of International Trade in Services
 
The Future of the World Trading System
 
The Future of the WTO and Its Role in Global Economic Growth
 
The Future Path of the Multilateral Trading System
 
The G& Policy Agenda Creates Global Poverty
 
The Global Challenge - Opportunities and Choices in the Multilateral Trading System
 
The Global Economy - The Need To Act
 
The Global Economy Must Market Democratic Values
 
The Global Market - the Competitiveness of European Banks and Industry
 
The Great Trade Debates and What's at Stake
 
The Impact of Capital Mobility on Workers rights
 
The Importance of Quota Elimination for The Strengthening of the Multilateral Trading System
 
The Importance of the WTO
 
The Moral and Human Dimensions of Work and Workers in the Global Economy
 
The Multilateral Trading Regime Is a Force for Good - Defend It, Improve It
 
The Multilateral Trading System - Challenges and Opportunities
 
The Multilateral Trading System - Where Are We Headed?
 
The Multilateral Trading System at 50 - Meeting the Challenges of a Globalized Economy
 
The Multilateral Trading System at Fifty
 
The Multilateral Trading System in support of Africa-Led and Africa-Owned Development
 
The NAFTA Dispute Mechanism
 
The National Security Implications of Global Demographic Change
 
The Need for Leadership and Stewardship – February 8, 2006
 
The Need to Conclude Doha Talks Successfully and on Time
 
The Need to Rebuild America's Manufacturing Base
 
The New Multilateral Trade Negotiations, the European Union, and its Developing Country Partners - An Agenda for Action
 
The New School for Social Research
 
The Next 50 Years - Challenges and Opportunities For the Multilateral Trading System
 
The Occasion of the 17th and Final Meeting of the Textiles Monitoring Body
 
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
 
The Plight of the Working Poor
 
The Post-Seattle Trade Agenda
 
The Realities Facing Graduates
 
The Realities That Would Greet You If You Were Graduating Tomorrow
 
The Road Ahead - International Trade Policy in the Era of the WTO
 
The Second Summit of the Americas
 
The Society of Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick
 
The Trading System of the Future - Challenges and Opportunities
 
The Trilateral Commission
 
The U. S. Free Trade Agreement with Central America and the Dominican Republic - How Everyone Benefits
 
The U.S. Trade Deficit - Are We Trading Away Our Future?
 
The WTO - Challenges Ahead
 
The WTO - The Challenge Ahead
 
The WTO - What Is At Stake?
 
The WTO and Developing Countries - Priorities for Negotiations
 
The WTO and LDCs - Delivering a Better Future Through Trade
 
The WTO and the Arab world - Preparations for Doha
 
The WTO and the New Economy
 
The WTO is Back on Track
 
Third LDC Trade Minister’s Meeting
 
To Doha and Beyond - a Roadmap for Successfully Concluding the Doha Development Round
 
To the Labor and Working Class History Association
 
Toleration of Anti-Dumping Policies
 
Towards GATS 2000 - a European Strategy
 
Trade and Investment - Softwood Lumber Partners for Progress
 
Trade and Sustainable Development - The Doha Development Agenda
 
Trade and the Empire
 
Trade Deception – Democracy and Steel Survival
 
Trade Dispute Settlement System
 
Trade Dispute Settlement
 
Trade for Development – the Way Ahead
 
Trade in Telecommunication Services
 
Trade With China
 
Trade, Development and Democracy - the Need for Reform of the WTO
 
Trade, Poverty and The Human Face of Globalization
 
Trading Towards Peace
 
Transition Economies and the WTO
 
U. S. Government is Allowing Evasion of U. S. Canada Lumber Agreement at the Expense of U. S. Mill and Jobs
 
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
 
U.S. Conference of Mayors
 
U.S. Department of Labor Summit on the 21st Century Workforce
 
U.S. Trade Policy
 
U.S. Trade with China and China's Accession to the WTO
 
U.S.-Mexico Migration
 
UAN National Labor Assembly
 
UN Financing for Development Conference Summit-Level Opening Session
 
Unanswered Questions
 
UNCTAD XI to Deliver Clear Message in Support of the Doha Round
 
Union Days 2001
 
University of Baltimore Commencement
 
University of Toledo College of Law
 
University of Trieste MIB – School of Management
 
Unsustainable Trade Deficit
 
US Vision
 
USWA Lawsuit Challenging NAFTA
 
USWA Wheeling-Pitt Rally at Merrill Lynch
 
Washington National Cathedral
 
WEF Worker Forum
 
Why Cancún Matters
 
Wider WTO Membership
 
Will We Have An Economic Recovery Without A Strong U.S. Manufacturing Base?
 
Willful Ignorance - The Struggle to Convince the Free Trade Skeptics
 
Work and Family - Putting People First
 
Workers Memorial Day
 
Working Families Convocation
 
Working for America Institute 2001 Conference
 
Working Women 2000
 
World Economic Forum – 1998
 
World Economic Forum – 1999
 
World Economic Forum – 2001
 
World Rubber Conference
 
World Trading System
 
WTO African Regional Workshop on Cotton
 
WTO and the New Round of Trade Talks
 
WTO Ministerial Trade Conference for Central and South East Europe
 
WTO Ministerial Trade Conference for Central Asian and Caucasus Countries
 
WTO Negotiations - Agriculture and Developing Countries
 
WTO Pledging Conference for the Doha Development Agenda Global Trust Fund
 
WTO Public Symposium “Multilateralism at a Crossroads”
 
WTO Ruling
 
WTO Secretariat Organizes Workshop on Technical Assistance in Trade Facilitation
 
WTO Trade Dispute Settlement
 
WTO Trade Facilitation Symposium
 
Yale University Strike
 
Your Role in International Trade
 
Zeng Peiyan – Vice Premier of China – Video
 

Promoting the Principles of Genuine Free and Fair Trade