Citizen Action Monitor

University of Waterloo student group’s call for severing ties with Israeli universities draws Israel Lobby bullying

Tell bullies to butt out — Support the students by signing petition to Waterloo U president. No 1531 Posted by fw, December 5, 2015 “I was very excited to learn … Continue reading

December 5, 2015

The fundamental difficulty in reaching agreement at COP21 is that fossil fuels fuel capitalism

Without radical economic change, the two-degree limit can’t be achieved. Even if every emission target is achieved, the temperature increase will still be way over 2°C. No 1530 Posted by … Continue reading

December 5, 2015

“This is really a total fraud,” says climate scientist James Hansen about COP21

What Obama is proposing is “totally ineffectual.” No 1529 Posted by fw, December 4, 2015 “Remarkably, [COP21] is not much different than Kyoto except that, here, they’re not even requiring … Continue reading

December 4, 2015

COP21 emissions reduction targets will lead to extremely dangerous temperature rise of 3-4 degrees

Paris talks are ‘incremental nonsense’ — we need a post-Paris peoples’ plan, declares Naomi Klein No 1528 Posted by fw, December 4, 2015 “In sharp contrast to the hopefulness that … Continue reading

December 4, 2015

Climate change denier groups face investigation by Canada’s Competition Bureau

Call for “thorough, rigorous inquiry of the denier groups and their climate science misrepresentations.” No 1527 Posted by fw, December 3, 2015 “In its application, Ecojustice states that climate science … Continue reading

December 3, 2015

“tell them what it’s like to see the entire ocean level with the land”

“tell them we are afraid … we are nothing without our islands” No 1526 Posted by fw, December 2, 2015 “I am definitely a supporter of the divestment movement. I … Continue reading

December 2, 2015