WTO, Just Say No!

WTO, Just Say No!

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Description
A World Trade Organization protest poster. The WTO was founded in 1995 and replaced the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, established 1947. The WTO is an international organization of 164 member states that deals with the rules of trade between nations. Cristism of the WTO include that the benefits or free trade are not shared equally, the gap between rich and poor continues to grow, and that developing countries do not receive support needed.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Poster
Date made
2000
1999
associated date
November 1999
referenced
World Trade Organization
place made
United States: Washington, Seattle
associated place
United States: Washington, Seattle
Physical Description
red; white; black; blue (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 in x 22 1/2 in; 71.12 cm x 57.15 cm
ID Number
2000.0115.01
accession number
2000.0115
catalog number
2000.0115.01
Credit Line
Lisa Mighetto
subject
Protest and Civil Disobedience
Demonstration against the World Trade Organization meetings in Seattle
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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