Citizen Action Monitor

American protesters discovering they don’t have the rights and freedoms they thought they had

Put up a poster and risk felony charge plus detention with $25,000 bail No 441 Posted by fw, March 20, 2012 “The Federally Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act of … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pennsylvania State uses preemptive powers to strip local communities of the right to ban fracking

Act removes as much power as possible from those who are most impacted by gas extraction No 428, Posted by fw, March 5, 2012 “The legislature’s latest action to aid … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Stop the Pipeline” Washington protest is urgent call to build mass climate justice movement

No 256 Posted by fw August 21, 2011 “Those hoping to halt runaway global warming could not sooner start promoting this crucial lesson: the most important lifestyle change to save … Continue reading

August 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

“There’s a North American strategy to take away the right to mass protest.” Michael Ratner

No 232 Posted by fw, July 27, 2011 “We use the word – in the US we call it “it chills your rights” — because it’s basically sending a message … Continue reading

July 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund spearheads “massive disobedience” to U.S. law

No 142 Posted by fw, March 30, 2011 Following up on the three previous posts, which featured video recordings and transcripts of a 2009 talk by Mari Margil about the … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · Leave a comment