Citizen Action Monitor

UK Government’s pro-Israel stance is equivalent to supporting the ethnic cleansing of Palestine

“The international community’s conniving inaction has made Israel’s illegal occupation permanent,” says UK author No 1954 Posted by fw, May 10, 2017 “And who – ignoring all reports to the contrary … Continue reading

May 10, 2017

Why does the US media actively misinform the public? – because legally they can

Supreme Court ruled citizens have right to “false speech”, later ruled citizens’ rights also applied to corporations No 1637 Posted by fw, April 10, 2016 “Either by omission or by commission, … Continue reading

April 10, 2016

Mulcair “asked” to offer reinstatement to Morgan Wheeldon and Jerry Natanine by Ontario Civil Liberties Assn

“The NDP’s stance in barring any criticism of Israel is undemocratic and wrong”, says OCLA No 1433 Posted by fw, August 26, 2015 “The NDP’s stance in barring any criticism of … Continue reading

August 26, 2015

Je ne suis pas Charlie! I am not Charlie!

“Charlie Hebdo was not about either free expression or speech,” says Dissident Voice co-editor No 1228 Posted by fw, January 13, 2015 “Charlie Hebdo was not about either free expression or speech. … Continue reading

January 13, 2015

Defending freedom of speech is easy when you agree with the message and actively dislike the targeted group

But the application of the freedom of speech principle is muddled and hypocritically selective in the west, says Glenn Greenwald Greenwald notes that Charlie Hebdo fired an employee in 2009 … Continue reading

January 11, 2015

We live in a self-censoring age — All but a few citizens are culturally conditioned not to notice or care

The attentive few keep the slim hope alive for all for a saner, more tolerant world No 1048 Posted by fw, May 8, 2014 “President Obama makes speeches critiquing foreign … Continue reading

May 8, 2014

Were students’ rights to freedom of expression violated by vote to defer ratification of BDS results?

And will students be denied the right to implement BDS, a morally just cause? No 1008 Posted by fw, March 15, 2014 In a front page story in yesterday’s Windsor … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment