Citizen Action Monitor

“Kill them all.” Public outcry over guilty verdict for Israeli soldier paves way for more genocide of Palestinians

IDF soldier who shot dead wounded Palestinian is no “rotten apple”, he is “a mirror unto mainstream Israel”. No 1863 Posted by fw, January 7, 2017 “The Azaria case was the … Continue reading

January 7, 2017

Israel and Palestine have crossed a point of no return, suggest Tariq Ali and Norman Finkelstein – Part 2

Paradoxically, things have never looked better for the Palestinians, says Finkelstein, and he explains why. No 1810 Posted by fw, October 26, 2016 Non-violence as a tactic has real possibilities. One … Continue reading

October 26, 2016

Israel and Palestine have crossed a point of no return, suggest Tariq Ali and Norman Finkelstein – Part 1

Finkelstein: Israel society inured to the brutality they’ve inflicted — Ali: Palestinians have lost the battle for their own state. No 1809 Posted by fw, October 25, 2016 Even the torture … Continue reading

October 25, 2016

Barbaric Israeli forces “kneecap” 18 Palestinian males aged 14 to 27, threaten to “disable all the youths”

Recall PM Trudeau once insisted that “Israel is a country that has values that align with Canadian values.” No 1769 Posted by fw, September 8, 2016 First, consider this related introduction … Continue reading

September 8, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 8

Open season on Palestinians — pregnant mother of two and brother, 16, gunned down at Israeli checkpoint. No 1654 Posted by fw, April 28, 2016 As a reminder, scholar and educator … Continue reading

April 28, 2016

“Today, my body was a TV’d massacre” — A keenly distressing, awe-full poem — VIDEO

Rafeef Ziadah, Canadian-Palestinian spoken word artist and activist, recites her word art No 1567 Posted by fw, January 15, 2016 Rafeef’s debut audio CD, Hadeel, is dedicated to Palestinian youth, … Continue reading

January 15, 2016

Israeli sniper intentionally shoots and wounds Palestinian-Canadian last Friday

Sign petition of protest to Foreign Minister Dion and Canada’s Ambassador to Israel. No 1543 Posted by fw, December 17, 2015 “If a Jewish-Canadian citizen were shot by a foreign … Continue reading

December 17, 2015

What twisted moral calculus allows our party leaders to express “friendship and support” for Israel?

Is it simply a matter of wilfully turning a blind eye to Netanyahu’s killing machine, that rages on, to be condoned by our PM’s silence? No 1497 Posted by fw, … Continue reading

November 2, 2015

Canada’s all-party consensus on Israel/Palestine is a consensus on the ongoing slaughter of innocent Palestinians

It’s past time for responsibly informed Canadians to demand answers from cautious, calculating politicians, wilfully ignorant of facts, morally and ethically bankrupt No 1392 Posted by fw, July 8, 2015 … Continue reading

July 8, 2015

Former Israeli soldier realized he was living a lie, is now an anti-occupation activist

With insider details, Eran Efrati relates chilling account of senior command orders to shoot to kill unarmed Palestinian youth in latest Gaza war No 1143 Posted by fw, September 12, … Continue reading

September 12, 2014

“The Israeli army is now directly shelling hospitals and killing patients and civilians”, says Norwegian doctor in Gaza

“This was truly a massacre, and the injuries were just horrible,” he adds No 1102 Posted by fw, July 21, 2014 Today I caught scenes of the abjectly slavish, pro-Israeli … Continue reading

July 21, 2014

“They’re using civilians to protect their missiles” asserts Netanyahu, without offering a shred of evidence

The only thing “precise” about Israeli bombing is that it’s “precisely bombing children”, says Diane Buttu No 1096 Posted by fw, July 15, 2014 Netanyahu’s puppet, Stephen Harper, after a … Continue reading

July 15, 2014

“But for them [Palestinians], civilian death is actually—it’s actually a success. This is what they want.”

Those words, those vile words, spewed from the mouth of the senior advisor to Israel’s ambassador to the US No 1095 Posted by fw, July 12, 2014 “And there is … Continue reading

July 12, 2014

With eyes wide shut, PM Harper gives nod of support to Israel’s murderous “right to defend itself” against terror attacks

Meanwhile, a very different perspective on terror in Gaza is provided by a progressive Jewish news website No 1094 Posted by fw, July 11, 2014 First, this short excerpt from … Continue reading

July 11, 2014

Video-journalist slams Jewish UK Baroness for attack on musician over Israeli Apartheid remark

In a brilliant compilation video, Anthony Lawson assembles the evidence that exposes the factual correctness of violinist Nigel Kennedy’s anti-Apartheid remark No 841 Posted by fw, August 27, 2013 Here … Continue reading

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Contemptuous Israeli rabbi disses public tweets of revulsion over Facebook photos of “Rachel Corrie pancakes”

Photos were posted by so-called “Lone Soldiers”, men recruited from overseas to join the Israeli occupation forces No 814 Posted by fw, July 20, 2013 People were quick to tweet … Continue reading

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Israeli human rights organization exposes truth about Israeli violations of Palestinian rights

That the human rights plight of Palestinians worsens is no reflection on the efforts of B’Tselem in their behalf No 759 Posted by fw, May 30, 2013 B’Tselem — the Israeli … Continue reading

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MURDERED by Israeli thugs, Lubna al-Hanash, 22, fourth-year political science student

Witness testimony contradicts Israeli claim that the woman was trying to hurl a Molotov cocktail at an Israeli vehicle No 662 Posted by fw, January 24, 2013 “An Israeli soldier … Continue reading

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Israeli Occupying Forces forcefully arrest Palestinian mom protecting her baby

Arrest part of Israeli policy of illegal, systematic cleansing of Palestinians from the South Hebron Hills area No 658 Posted by fw, January 20, 2013 “The last few months have … Continue reading

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