Citizen Action Monitor

In defending Israel, Trudeau is criticized for equating far left groups with far right

By equating the two groups, Trudeau is, in effect, defending Israel’s violent, colonial apartheid practices against Palestinians. — No 2791 by fw, October 28, 2021 — “The far right and … Continue reading

October 28, 2021

Defiant activist Dimitri Lascaris shouts down speech by Liberal’s pro-Israel Transport Minister

“How do you sleep at night? Have you no conscience? Shame on you?” Watch video of Lascaris repeatedly rebuking Marc Garneau. No 2494 Posted by fw, July 22, 2019 [Addressing … Continue reading

July 22, 2019

Prominent pro-Israel members of federal NDP blocked Palestine Resolution at Convention, says Yves Engler

Engler, an NDP staffer, names names of key party members who blocked the resolution. No 2172 Posted by fw, March 2, 2018 “Does the NDP hierarchy believe that anti-Semitism can … Continue reading

March 2, 2018

Toronto’s Jewish Defence League — violent, racist, fascist thugs, reports Yves Engler

JDL Toronto is building neo-fascist alliances to export its toxic politics to US — People should be concerned. No 1932 Posted by fw, April 13 2017 ***** “…if you have any … Continue reading

April 13, 2017

Orthodox US Jew applauds EKOS poll showing Canadians don’t share Trudeau’s pro-Israel stance

Canadians have been “hoodwinked by their government, and kept in the dark by their press” he writes in The Times of Israel. No 1916 Posted by fw, March 22, 2017 “As … Continue reading

March 22, 2017

Survey says Canadians reject “criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic”, but will we now say negative things about Israel?

Now that it’s clear Israel is not interested in a just peace, will mainstream media say negative things about Israel? No 1898 Posted by fw, February 22, 2017 “So, you know … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Dimitri Lascaris discusses implications of new survey findings of growing Canadian support for Palestinians

Turns out most Canadians believe criticism of Israel is not anti-Semitic, contrary to politicians’ allegations that BDS supporters are anti-Semitic. No 1897 Posted by fw, February 21, 2017 “A new report … Continue reading

February 21, 2017

Liberal gov’s pro-Israeli bias way out of touch with public’s views, according to latest poll results

E.g., 61% of Canadians see Trudeau gov. as pro-Israel, but 55% of Liberal Party supporters had a negative opinion of Israeli gov. No 1894 Posted by fw, February 16, 2017 “In … Continue reading

February 16, 2017

Author, political activist, Yves Engler reviews recent Liberal actions that reinforce Israel’s oppression of Palestinians

The Trudeau government is, in effect, undermining Palestinians’ liberation, strengthening Israel’s expansionism. No 1833 Posted by fw, November 24, 2016 “The Trudeau government’s efforts to undermine Palestinians’ liberation strengthens Canada’s multifaceted … Continue reading

November 24, 2016

Trudeau’s ‘new’ approach to Israel same old tired clichés about “two-state solution, just and lasting peace”

Trudeau promises return to Canada’s “traditional approach”, which amounts to wilful silence of the facts. No 1815 Posted by fw, November 7, 2016 “Canada’s Governor-General David Johnston, technically the British Queen’s … Continue reading

November 7, 2016

Further thoughts on the compelling moral case for Canadian politicians to affirm support for BDS

“Sanctions against Israel are not anti-Semitic or anti-Jewish, but anti-colonial,” argues philosophy prof. No 1794 Posted by fw, October 6, 2016 “Moral idiocy — Inability to understand moral principles and values … Continue reading

October 6, 2016

Foreign minister Stéphane Dion’s shameful, selective condemnation of terrorist violence in Tel-Aviv

The minister conveniently turns a blind eye to seven decades of Israeli terrorism against Palestinians. No 1697 Posted by fw, June 9, 2016 In response to an Associated Press story published … Continue reading

June 9, 2016

Chinese incident exposes Trudeau/Dion’s hypocritical double standard over human rights concerns

Quick to be ‘vocal’ with China about human rights, but wilfully silent about decades of Israel’s flagrant violations of Palestinians’ human rights. No 1692 Posted by fw, June 4, 2016 According … Continue reading

June 4, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 19

Chomsky: The road ahead for Palestinians will lead to the horrific final solution already unfolding before us. No 1671 Posted by fw, May 13, 2016 Friday, May 13, 2016 Dear Premier … Continue reading

May 13, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 18

Britain’s “Jews for Justice for Palestinians” publish list of Israeli atrocities against Palestinians. But why the satirical title? No 1670 Posted by fw, May 12, 2016 Thursday, May 12, 2016 Dear … Continue reading

May 12, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 17

Israel bans Palestinian products from being sold inside Occupied Palestinian Territory. No 1669 Posted by fw, May 11, 2016 Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Dear Premier Wynne, Below is my information gift … Continue reading

May 11, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 16

Why is anti-Semitism the only form of bigotry ever mentioned, never anti-Palestinian slurs? No 1667 Posted by fw, May 10, 2016 Dear Premier Wynne, Below is my information gift for you … Continue reading

May 10, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 14

Premier Wynne, your trade mission enables Israel to persist in its crimes against Palestinians. No 1664 Posted by fw, May 6, 2016 Friday, May 6, 2016 Dear Premier Wynne, Below is … Continue reading

May 6, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 12

Israeli soldiers shoot at Palestinian family harvesting crops, driving them from their fields. No 1661 Posted by fw, May 4, 2016 As a reminder, scholar and educator Herbert Thelen inspired this … Continue reading

May 4, 2016