Citizen Action Monitor

Canada must expand its military capacities to play a major role in global conflicts, says Minister Freeland

Freeland’s speech best serves interests of Canada’s ruling class, not “working people.” No 1977 Posted by fw, June 8, 2017 “The speech delivered by Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland in the House … Continue reading

June 8, 2017

Trudeau slammed for deferring action on methane emissions, justifying delay with “bullshit” excuses

The facts and solutions are readily available, but “our pipeline-loving PM” breaks 2 promises and stalls. No 1976 Posted by fw, June 7, 2017 “Now, you’d think a country with a … Continue reading

June 7, 2017

Operatic ridicule targets Trump – deservedly so!

Were he still alive, Rossini would shout a thunderous ‘BRAVO!’ No 1975 Posted by fw, June 6, 2017 “Ridicule is the only weapon which can be used against unintelligible propositions. Ideas … Continue reading

June 6, 2017

Real News Network creates Global Climate Crisis Bureau to combat misleading corporate TV news

The purpose is to reduce Americans’ climate change knowledge gap, particularly among working people and the poor. No 1974 Posted by fw, June 5, 2017 “A key strategy of our Climate … Continue reading

June 5, 2017

UK Terror Attacks — Allegations emerge that Islamist groups allowed free movement in UK

Authorities were informed in advance of attacker’s “extremist views”, “but nothing was done.” No 1973 Posted by fw, June 5, 2017 “Just two weeks ago, suicide bomber Salman Abedi killed 22 … Continue reading

June 5, 2017

France cleverly rebuts Trump’s bogus justification for Paris Accord withdrawal

French President Macron invites American scientists, business people and citizens to “come and work here with us”. No 1972 Posted by fw, June 4, 2017 Below is an abridged repost of … Continue reading

June 4, 2017

Long-term climate targets are meaningless — “The 2°C target is largely out the window”

We must aim to peak and then reduce emissions as soon and as fast as we can, says Dr. Aaron Thierry. No 1971 Posted by fw, June 3, 2017 “…if we … Continue reading

June 3, 2017

Is the United States headed towards tyranny? Pt. 2 of 2

Lessons from history on how citizens can defend themselves against Trump’s assault on truth. No 1970 Posted by fw, June 1, 2017 “At the deepest level, I think we should be … Continue reading

June 1, 2017