Citizen Action Monitor

Paul Dewar, NDP’s foreign affairs “critic”, can’t find the words to criticize Israel’s war on Gaza

So 25 protesters occupied his office today to see if they can help him find those words The group is also calling for people to deluge Dewar’s office with emails … Continue reading

July 31, 2014

US Rabbi Siegman’s bombshell – skewers Israeli propaganda, blames Netanyahu for obstructing peace with Hamas

Netanyahu and his government are intent on turning Palestinians into a “fragmented, marginalized people” No 1111 Posted by fw, July 30, 2014 “But on July 12, as noted in The … Continue reading

July 30, 2014

Windsor Star/Postmedia News publishes blatant pro-Israeli drivel, claiming “facts are on Baird’s side”

Is this the best a Postmedia journalist can offer? What rubbish! No 1110 Posted by fw, July 28, 2014 Postmedia journalist Michael Den Tandt’s article, copied below, reads like it … Continue reading

July 28, 2014

Cruelty, hatred and irrational destructiveness are hard-wired in every one of us, says philosopher John Gray

Moreover, belief in the power of reason to improve humankind is delusional No 1109 Posted by fw, July 27, 2014 “If human beings were potentially capable of applying reason in … Continue reading

July 27, 2014

Response to pro-Israeli letter to editor which echoes Windsor Star’s publishing bias

Letter begins: “Do you want Hamas in your neighbourhood? Israel doesn’t either but Hamas threatens the very existence of Israel.” No 1108 Posted by fw, July 26, 2014 This post … Continue reading

July 26, 2014

Fear of Zionist reaction cripples Parliament condemnation of Israel

Political expediency trumps opposition politicians’ moral fibre No 1107 Posted by fw, July 24, 2014 “Unfortunately, there is no alternate viewpoint to Baird’s among Canada’s political leaders…. The sad truth … Continue reading

July 24, 2014

Israel has three goals: the West Bank occupied, Gaza under siege, peaceful life in Israel, says Israeli journalist

­“Give me one example in which there was a genuine readiness to put an end to the occupation. It was never there.” No 1106 Posted by fw, July 22, 2014 … Continue reading

July 22, 2014

While US stood by, Israel tightened the screws on Hamas in bid to retain full control of Gaza and West Bank

Israel’s drive to retain control left Hamas to seek through violence what was denied to it through peaceful means No 1105 Posted by fw, July 22, 2014 “The current escalation … Continue reading

July 22, 2014

Obama’s “hollow diplomacy” has created “political space” for Israeli massacres in Gaza

Obama authorizes shipments of weapons to Israel, then says he’s heartbroken by images from Gaza No 1104 Posted by fw, July 21, 2014 “This is an absolute failure of U.S. … Continue reading

July 21, 2014

Disturbing video and narrative coverage of Israeli mass killings of civilians in Gaza

Netanyahu vows to continue his slaughter of innocent civilians No 1103 Posted by fw, July 21, 2014 “Amy, I’ve come from the site of yet another massacre. Twenty-four members—at least … Continue reading

July 21, 2014

“The Israeli army is now directly shelling hospitals and killing patients and civilians”, says Norwegian doctor in Gaza

“This was truly a massacre, and the injuries were just horrible,” he adds No 1102 Posted by fw, July 21, 2014 Today I caught scenes of the abjectly slavish, pro-Israeli … Continue reading

July 21, 2014

Graphic images of suffering, death and destruction in Gaza – results of a new Israeli massacre

66 killed, hundreds injured, bringing 13-day total to 410 confirmed dead, 3,000 injured No 1101 Posted by fw, July 20, 2014 Israel spokespersons like to brag about precision strikes, but … Continue reading

July 20, 2014

Female Israeli MP calls for slaughter of all Palestinian mothers, referring to their offspring as “little snakes”

Her remarks are ostensibly a call for genocide Reacting to the MP’s remarks, Turkish premier compared Israel’s mindset in Gaza to that of Hitler No 1100 Posted by fw, July … Continue reading

July 19, 2014

VIDEO: The cruel reality of life in Prison Gaza – written, produced and directed by Israel

No 1099 Posted by fw, July 18, 2014 Life in Gaza explained, by AJ+Labs, July 11, 2014 Gaza has been described as the world’s largest open air prison. Israel’s blockade … Continue reading

July 18, 2014

Explaining Israel’s “repeated violent and sadistic behavior” against Palestinians

“The consequences of the Israeli state of mind are catastrophic”, says US retired professor of history No 1098 Posted by fw, July 18, 2014 “The Israelis would expel or kill … Continue reading

July 18, 2014

Exploding Israel’s self-serving myths as “victims” of the aggression of Palestinians in Gaza

Abjectly slavish Western media perpetuate mythical Israeli propaganda No 1097 Posted by fw, July 16, 2014 “You’ve got to be kidding,” says Amira Hass in response to repeated claims by … Continue reading

July 16, 2014

“They’re using civilians to protect their missiles” asserts Netanyahu, without offering a shred of evidence

The only thing “precise” about Israeli bombing is that it’s “precisely bombing children”, says Diane Buttu No 1096 Posted by fw, July 15, 2014 Netanyahu’s puppet, Stephen Harper, after a … Continue reading

July 15, 2014

“But for them [Palestinians], civilian death is actually—it’s actually a success. This is what they want.”

Those words, those vile words, spewed from the mouth of the senior advisor to Israel’s ambassador to the US No 1095 Posted by fw, July 12, 2014 “And there is … Continue reading

July 12, 2014

With eyes wide shut, PM Harper gives nod of support to Israel’s murderous “right to defend itself” against terror attacks

Meanwhile, a very different perspective on terror in Gaza is provided by a progressive Jewish news website No 1094 Posted by fw, July 11, 2014 First, this short excerpt from … Continue reading

July 11, 2014