Citizen Action Monitor

The only options we have left to mitigate climate change are all radical: Naomi Klein

Canada-led Paris talks set 1.5° C temperature target, but plans from Vancouver meeting of premiers aren’t on target. No 1612 Posted by fw, March 11, 2016 “What we got in Paris … Continue reading

March 11, 2016

How Wall Street transformed America into a kleptocracy, a nation ruled by “blood-sucking leeches”

“The most corrupt era in American history” captured in Michael Hudson’s new book, Killing the Host No 1611 Posted by fw, March 07, 2016 kleptocracy –literally, “rule by thieves” — a … Continue reading

March 7, 2016

Trudeau government’s opposing BDS vote tells Netanyahu to do whatever he pleases to Palestinians

Is there any action by Israel that would cause the Grits to “condemn” it rather than its critics? No 1610 Posted by fw, March 06, 2016 “Justin Trudeau and his government … Continue reading

March 6, 2016

Listen up, Mr. Trudeau, the best economist in the world just trashed the TPP

“The idea is to roll back the Enlightenment and restore feudalism,” says Dr. Michael Hudson of TPP. No 1608 Posted by fw, March 04, 2016 “Michael Hudson is the best economist … Continue reading

March 4, 2016

Trudeau says Canada needs more pipelines to fund our transition to a green future. Really?

Does he really think Canadians are so gullible that we’re going to believe him just because he says it’s so? Let’s see the evidence, Mr. T. No 1607 Posted by … Continue reading

March 3, 2016

Profile of Trump’s supporters outlined by leading US economist

Extreme anger is one of several prominent traits that Trump has unveiled among his supporters. No 1606 Posted by fw, March 02, 2016 “It is undoubtedly scary to many people living … Continue reading

March 2, 2016

Why Bernie Sanders lost big in South Carolina and may not recover

Bernie can’t talk about revolution and movement when his campaign doesn’t look like the movement he claims to represent. No 1605 Posted by fw, March 01, 2016 “But while Bernie Sanders … Continue reading

March 1, 2016