What is the Trans-Pacific Partnership?

Here's a visual primer on the controversial and secretive trade treaty that has pro-internet advocates up in arms.

Chances are, unless you’re really into freedom of information issues, you haven't heard much on the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.

Simply put, it’s an agreement between Australia, the US and a raft of other countries that negotiates the trade terms for intellectual property and copyright among many other things. Today’s infographic explains it quite well.

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