Citizen Action Monitor

New video ads oppose Keystone XL pipeline

Bad news — last year supporters of the pipeline outspent opponents 35 to 1 No 713 Posted by fw, April 08, 2013 In addition to two of the video ads shown below, … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Climatologist James Hansen exposes “tortured logic” of Keystone XL pipeline supporters

US-TransCanada pipeline deal would not only be “bad marriage” for Americans but a “long one” No 712 Posted by fw, April 08, 2013 “Yet a bipartisan chorus says the pipeline … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Harper’s new rules muzzle public dissent at Line 9 pipeline hearings

To testify at hearings, people must submit 10-page application to request permission to appear No 711 Posted by fw, April 07, 2013 “The application to submit a letter of comment requires a … Continue reading

April 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rising US national movement plans to relentlessly hound Obama not to authorize KXL pipeline

“The climate crisis should confront President Obama anywhere he goes.” No 710 Posted by fw, April 06, 2013 “Activists intend to keep the pressure on. As Rose Braz, Campaign Director … Continue reading

April 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bad-News Poll — 66 percent of Americans support Keystone XL pipeline from Alberta to Gulf Coast

Poll also shows percentage who say global warming is a very serious problem falls from 39% to 33% No 709 Posted by fw, April 05, 2013 “As the Obama administration … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

LANDMARK RULING – U.S. judge elevates rights of communities over those of corporations

Community Bill of Rights liberates citizens to build economically and environmentally sustainable communities free from corporate interference No 708 Posted by fw, April 02, 2013 “The ruling represents the first … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

It took a Bloc Quebecois MP to speak out about Israeli colonization of Palestinian territory in House debate

In response, Harper MP claims “Canadians can be proud of our government’s principled policy.” NOT! Many Canadians are deeply ashamed of Harper’s blatant pro-Israeli policy. No 707 Posted by fw, … Continue reading

April 1, 2013 · Leave a comment