Citizen Action Monitor

Evidence of advanced man-made climate disruption all around us — from just the last six weeks

More carbon emissions, more polluting, more denial, as business from polluting industries worse than usual No 992 Posted by fw, February 28, 2014 “The fact that the planet is most … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stock market boom is really a bubble – and it will burst

Distinguished economist explains what’s going on in the UK and US stock markets No 991 Posted by fw, February 27, 2014 “In the longer run, however, the best way to … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

This Sunday, March 2, students from all over the US will be in Washington to say “No Keystone XL”

Spencer H. Johnson, 22, tells why he’ll be there No 990 Posted by fw, February 26, 2014 “On Sunday, March 2, at 22-years-old, I will take part in a nonviolent for … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

VIDEO — “Keystone PipeLIES Exposed” highlights KXL’s little known fake ‘facts’

One WHOPPER! – KXL will be climate neutral No 989 Posted by fw, February 26, 2014 “The film…highlights little known facts about the KXL pipeline project such as the corporate … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

TPP MENACE IS BACK! – Governments on verge of locking in disastrous secret deal giving power to corporations

350.org hopes petition can stop Trans-Pacific Partnership in its tracks No 988 Posted by fw, February 25, 2014 In an email appeal to its supporters, Eduardo Santaela of 350.org urges … Continue reading

February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Why do many deniers believe climate change is some kind of leftwing conspiracy?

Seems intervention needed to slash emissions is incompatible with deniers’ belief in free-market economics No 987 Posted by fw, February 24, 2014 “Many deniers have come to the conclusion that … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nebraska court decision a setback for TransCanada’s KXL pipeline

KXL protesters optimistic — “If we stick together, then it is possible to win” No 986 Posted by fw, February 24, 2014 “Dave Domina, the attorney who represented the landowners, … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deep State: Shocking revelations of a rogue government operating in Washington

Deep State, the state within a state, is “hiding mostly in plain sight” No 985 Posted by fw, February 23, 2014 “Yes, there is another government concealed behind the one … Continue reading

February 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Harper MP joins the ranks of “Climate Deniers Say the Dumbest Things”

Tory MP Gordon O’Connor says: “The climate always changes. It goes hot. It goes cold, etc.” No 984 Posted by fw, February 21, 2014 My mom once told me it … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Proponents of climate engineering promoting highly risky, dangerous manipulation of Earth’s climate

If not countered by opposing voices, a powerful geoengineering constituency will take control of the agenda No 983 Posted by fw, February 21, 2014 “In all of the debates over … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

We’ll all be dead before natural gas delivers a net benefit, says Joe Romm

Natural gas, the so-called “bridge fuel to a carbon free economy” is a “bridge to nowhere” No 982 Posted by fw, February 21, 2014 “And again, in the real world, … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

In 1965 James Lovelock predicted worsening environment would be main problem by 2000

His advice today: “Enjoy life while you can: in 20 years global warming will hit the fan.” No 981 Posted by fw, February 19, 2014 “…the 88-year-old presents his thoughts … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Can just six activists delay Enbridge’s Line 9 project and raise community awareness in the process?

Maybe, maybe not. But at least this Belleville Ontario Six are giving it their best shot No 980 Posted by fw, February 17, 2014 Act as if what you do … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Harper fiddles while America freezes, UK drowns, and Australia burns

Waiting to sync Canadian and US regulations could delay action for years, risking further climate-related catastrophes No 979 Posted by fw, February 16, 2014 “The Conservative government first promised climate … Continue reading

February 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

“We don’t have time to let a few loud interest groups hijack the climate conversation,” says John Kerry

Should Stephen Harper, TransCanada Corp and other pro-KXL pipeline promoters be worried? No 978 Posted by fw, February 16, 2014 “In a speech to Indonesian students, civic leaders and government … Continue reading

February 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

What the US is experiencing today is not politics, it is disorder in a dysfunctional culture

One way out of this disorder, this insanity, is for citizens to declare a free America in the space around them No 977 Posted by fw, February 12, 2014 “The … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bill Moyers takes on Republican Congressman for denying science behind evolution and climate change

Worse still, Rep Paul Broun (R-GA) is chair of oversight and investigations for Science, Space & Technology Cmte. No 976 Posted by fw, February 12, 2014 A tip of the … Continue reading

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“Facebook is an attempt to revive corporate control of the Internet”

A guy named Zuckerberg is trying to fool users into believing Facebook is a one-stop portal into all the information they might ever want or need No 975 Posted by … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Socially minded investors pressing negligent banks to get serious about climate change

Fewer than two dozen banks are putting us on road to climate change hell No 974 Posted by fw, February 11, 2014 “It’s mind-boggling to see that less than two … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment