Citizen Action Monitor

Why the US economy has not recovered, will not recover

Successive duplicitous US governments have abandoned everyone except the rich. No 1596 Posted by fw, February 17, 2016 “The US economy died when middle class jobs were offshored and when the … Continue reading

February 17, 2016

From an 18th century age of enlightenment to a 21st century age of endarkenment – What went wrong?

Why is no one questioning the rise of new-age nonsense in the name of science? No 1554 Posted by fw, January 1, 2016 “The enlightenment was a beautiful thing. People … Continue reading

January 1, 2016

The US media cannot be trusted to present the truth, or anything approaching the truth

Media expert’s clever test reveals truth about US media lies. No 1523 Posted by fw, November 25, 2015 “…the evidence should be obvious and incontrovertible that the mainstream corporate media … Continue reading

November 25, 2015

Why do people know so much about sports, so little about world affairs? asks Chomsky

Because our system of governance and media are not set up to engage people in meaningful discussions of critical issues, or seek public input and participation in decision making. No … Continue reading

August 31, 2015

The thugs Harper will be aiding and abetting when he sends our troops to Ukraine

Learn the truth about recent events in Ukraine – the truth rarely seen in Canada’s mainstream media No 1317 Posted by fw, April 23, 2015 According to an April 12, … Continue reading

April 23, 2015

Canadian Senator Mike Duffy’s diaries reveal sleaze in the not-so-hallowed-halls of Parliament

And it ain’t over til the fat Senator sings No 1308 Posted by fw, April 11, 2015 There’s even a shaggy dog story in the squalid details presented in this … Continue reading

April 11, 2015

How is it that ruling elites can take us in a direction that is so detrimental to most of us?

Leftist intellectuals, educators, and activists are losing the struggle against the propagandists of empire No 1269 Posted by fw, February 22, 2015 “Left progressive intellectuals and activists know that the … Continue reading

February 22, 2015

Pathological liars from Western governments obscure the truth about events in Ukraine

US-backed dissemination of lies are designed to undermine Russia’s political and economic relations with Europe No 1135 Posted by fw, September 2, 2014 “The alleged entry of 1,000 Russian soldiers … Continue reading

September 2, 2014

Truth is dead – Long live deceit

Political language is turned on its head, the truth is expunged, and we are all corrupted No 1113 Posted by fw, August 03, 2014 “As advanced societies are de-politicised, the … Continue reading

August 3, 2014

US, Britain, France, Poland, Canada, Germany are the real terrorists in Ukraine by backing illegitimate fascist regime

Mainstream western media aid and abet government lies, distort the truth by blaming Russia No 1052 Posted by fw, May 13, 2014 The Yatsenyuk regime’s anti-terrorism operations in the southern … Continue reading

May 13, 2014

Fact check exposes 45 lies in Obama’s “give peace a chance” address to UN

Once again there’s a huge gap between President’s words and his administration’s actions No 865 Posted by fw, September 29, 2013 To access the full official text of Obama’s address, … Continue reading

September 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

“We exist in a world where truth is punished and liars may lie at will” — AL Kennedy

No 853 Posted by fw, September 15, 2013 “While the powerful seem increasingly able to simply redefine what truth is, what “is” is, the whistleblowers are treated with increasing severity. … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

US, and other UN Security Council members, pursue own corrupt interests at cost of peace and global justice

Focusing primarily on US, George Monbiot lays out evidence of 67 years of LIES and treaty violations No 851 Posted by fw, September 10, 2013 “For 67 years successive US … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

US corporate-controlled media serve as mouthpieces for Obama’s warmongering propaganda

Media personalities dutifully seek to shove lies down the throats of an increasingly distrustful public No 850 Posted by fw, September 9, 2013 “Nowhere is this propaganda more crude than … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to turn a democracy into a STASI authoritarian state in 10 easy steps – Juan Cole

“What looks like a democracy is really an authoritarian state ruling on its own behalf and that of 2000 corporations” No 837 Posted by fw, August 22, 2013 To read … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

There’s not much hope for the revival of liberty in the land of “clueless Americans” says Paul Craig Roberts

“The worst criminals of our time are the US and UK governments” No 836 Posted by fw, August 22, 2013 “It is fashionable in the US and UK governments and … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Embarrassing revelation – Senate Intelligence Cmte. has always had authority to expose NSA wrongdoing

NSA critic Sen. Ron Wyden says he “didn’t know” of provision that allows public disclosure of information that would serve the public interest. He “didn’t know”? Isn’t it his job … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

President Obama among rogues gallery of gov’t officials caught lying on video about NSA program

Watch the video of lies documented by investigative ProPublica journalists No 822 Posted by fw, July 31, 2013 I’m old enough to remember this poster of another American president, “Tricky … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

New study implies Alberta and federal politicians gambling with Canadians’ environmental wellbeing

They’re playing fast and loose with the truth. Premier Redford’s greenwashing speeches “ring hollow” No 734 Posted by fw, May 03, 2013 “Pembina’s report lays bare how little progress has … Continue reading

May 3, 2013 · Leave a comment