Citizen Action Monitor

Can Jamie Metzl’s OneShared.World create a political force to influence government decision making?

One immediate challenge facing this new movement is to collectively figure out how to build the world we want. No 2619 Posted by fw, May 8, 2020 — “The way … Continue reading

May 8, 2020

Ontario NDP votes in favour of anti-freedom of expression Bill 168

The vote is “a serious betrayal of the party’s commitments toward human rights and progressive values in Ontario,” says IJV Canada. No 2596 Posted by fw, March 2, 2020 “Independent … Continue reading

March 2, 2020

Act now to stop Ontario Conservative MPP’s bill to brand criticism of Israel as antisemitic

Call or email your Ontario MPP today to voice your opposition to MPP Will Bouma’s bill to re-define antisemitism. No 2589 Posted by fw, February 17, 2020 CONTACT YOUR ONTARIO … Continue reading

February 17, 2020

The remarkable Lisa Fithian, global activist extraordinaire

“If we’re not willing to create the kind of disruption that will force the power-holders to make different choices, we’re going to continue to be dealing with a lot of … Continue reading

February 16, 2020

In Trump’s America – Cruel deportation policies expose hundreds of Salvadorans to death and abuse

Angelina, deported, who had fled to escape sexual violence, was, upon her return to El Salvador, repeatedly raped by the same man. No 2580 Posted by fw, February 7, 2020 … Continue reading

February 7, 2020

£750,000 – That’s how much Extinction Rebellion needs for its legal defence fund

Please help save the planet — Support the 1800 rebels, arrested during the October Rebellion, with a donation. No 2534 Posted by fw, October 23, 2019 As a “Rebel supporter”, … Continue reading

October 23, 2019

In May 2018, 15 people met at a London bar to plan how to save a world headed for extinction

And voila – within months, Extinction Rebellion (XR) was busy meeting with citizen groups to tell them the terrifying truth about the coming climate catastrophe.    No 2510 Posted by … Continue reading

August 24, 2019

To divert attention from truth, US media spin heartbreaking stories as uplifting tales of caring Americans

These stories are part of media trend to portray dire conditions of life in America as “feel good” news. No 2497 Posted by fw, July 29, 2019 “THIS IS AWESOME!” … Continue reading

July 29, 2019

Tree-planting study “fraught with unanswered questions and serious red flags”

The mass use of trees is no miracle cure for climate change; it’s a scheme to avoid system change and extend our addictive overconsumption. No 2492 Posted by fw, July … Continue reading

July 20, 2019

Capitalism’s corporate media use ‘Venezuela’ as one-word weapon against rising tide of ‘socialism’

Fox News, NY Times and other corporate news outlets are corrupting the news with their virulent propaganda. No 2432 Posted by fw, February 11, 2019 “Socialism—whatever that means—is in vogue … Continue reading

February 11, 2019

Damning indictment of Ottawa’s recent steps to overturn Venezuela’s elected government

Science for Peace: “Our Ministry of Foreign Affairs has openly worked for rejection of the authority of the elected Maduro government.” No 2430 Posted by fw, February 9, 2019 “Science … Continue reading

February 9, 2019

Canadians are unwitting accomplices in Israeli war crime, funding up to 25% of JNF Canada’s budget

Moreover, JNF Canada violates Canada Revenue rules by using its charitable status to further the cause of a foreign state. No 2421 Posted by fw, January 20, 2019 “Established in … Continue reading

January 21, 2019

The year is 3019 and geologists retrospectively ponder humanity’s love affair with the automobile

They ask — Why were humans unable to foresee the disastrous consequences of their addiction to automobiles? No 2413 Posted by fw, January 8, 2019 “While biologists have long agreed … Continue reading

January 8, 2019

IPCC’s latest report exposes Canada’s gradual approach to climate policy as a failure

Canada’s two most important climate policies – national carbon price, and Bill C-69 — are not fit for purpose. No 2390 Posted by fw, October 30, 2018 IPCC’s latest report … Continue reading

October 30, 2018

EXPLOSIVE! – Global Power Elite provides top governments with plans and proposals they can act on

Prof Peter Phillips’ new book and video reveal how an activist core of 1% of world’s wealthiest people influence sovereign states to do elite’s bidding. No 2361 Posted by fw, … Continue reading

August 27, 2018

Can the push to recognize the rights of nature counter unprecedented environmental destruction?

The question is – Will recognizing the rights of nature come to mean much in the implementation? No 2355 Posted by fw, August 18, 2018 “The pace and scale of … Continue reading

August 18, 2018

Ottawa’s bogus claim that building more pipelines will create economic benefits for Canadians

“The fact of the matter is that industry keeps 96 cents of every dollar,” says researcher Regan Boychuk. No 2353 Posted by fw, August 16, 2018 “Boychuk said the entire … Continue reading

August 16, 2018

Ecological economist challenges the view that economic growth is necessary for our prosperity

Our money supply system is undermining the climate, the global ecosystem, and our prosperity, says Caroline Whyte. No 2351 Posted by fw, August 13, 2018 “To use a metaphor that’s … Continue reading

August 13, 2018

Ecology Ottawa’s all-candidates’ survey tool ensures environmental concerns are top election issue

Ottawa’s survey could serve as a model for environmentally motivated residents of other Ontario cities. No 2343 Posted by fw, August 4, 2018 The citizens of Ottawa will vote for … Continue reading

August 4, 2018