Citizen Action Monitor

The Republican Party is being torn apart, while Democratic dinosaurs act as if nothing has changed

U.S. history prof analyzes the prospects of both parties going into the mid-terms. No 2330 Posted by fw, July 8, 2018 “The secret to the success of people like Trump … Continue reading

July 8, 2018

Has moral degeneracy in Trump administration unleashed fear and loathing in America?

To all those Trump voters – Gaze upon what you have wrought. No 2329 Posted by fw, July 7, 2018 “For all those who in 2016 closed their eyes, held … Continue reading

July 7, 2018

In the US, freedom means whatever the rich, powerful, and influential say it means, says history prof.

Lawrence Davidson injects a dose of rationality into the corpse of American democracy. No 2176 Posted by fw, March 7, 2018 “… as constitutions came into vogue, freedoms were written … Continue reading

March 7, 2018

Trump “seems to have a special affinity for the brutal and the barbaric” – Lawrence Davidson

When he praises thugs masquerading as foreign leaders, he defines America’s present and near future. No 1957 Posted by fw, May 15, 2017 “The U.S. president stands at the head of … Continue reading

May 15, 2017

Q: Why do Western politicians support racism in Israel by suppressing free speech in their own countries?

A: They sell their support to high bidders, and no one bids higher than Zionists — says US history prof. No 1951 Posted by fw, May 4, 2017 “It should be … Continue reading

May 4, 2017

Trump’s state of mind is symptomatic of a “grandiose delusional disorder”

His over-inflated sense of worth, power, and identity prevents him from distinguishing reality from what he wants to be real. No 1903 Posted by fw, March 4, 2017 “… liars, even … Continue reading

March 4, 2017

President-elect Trump is purposefully planning to lead the world into a fatally overheated future

Did Trump supporters not realize the criminal nature of promoting global warming by electing this man? No 1855 Posted by fw, December 25, 2016 “President-elect Donald Trump is ignorant of many … Continue reading

December 25, 2016

Moral idiocy refers to one’s inability to apply moral principles and values to one’s personal and professional life

Are any Canadian politicians causing harm because of a lack of personal awareness of their own moral idiocy? No 1768 Posted by fw, September 7, 2016 “Moral Idiocy is … a … Continue reading

September 7, 2016

Ever-vigilant Zionists, out to expose anti-Semites, breed new strains of anti-Semitism

Protections they demand from anti-Semitic bigotry should also be demanded for Palestinians against Israeli bigotry. No 1760 Posted by fw, August 29, 2016 “It has been 71 years since the end … Continue reading

August 29, 2016

US history prof reviews Clinton personality assessment, forecasts convention outcome

Clinton’s great weakness is her self-assured conviction that she knows exactly what she is doing. No 1734 Posted by fw, July 27, 2016 “Clinton’s weakness is just that which she considers … Continue reading

July 27, 2016

Life and Death in Palestine: Information gift for a Premier — Day 4

Israelis and their supporters are in the process of learning the price of following the dictates of “Netanyahu’s mind.” No 1648 Posted by fw, April 22, 2016 As a reminder, scholar … Continue reading

April 22, 2016

Undermining of international humanitarian law allows US and Israel to get away with murder in Gaza

This state of affairs only emboldens Israeli leaders to continue acting in a criminal manner No 1122 Posted by fw, August 15, 2014 “The truth is that today only those … Continue reading

August 15, 2014

US history prof apportions blame for the mess in Iraq

Lawrence Davidson’s analysis should help anti-war activists inoculate the American public against war-mongering No 1082 Posted by fw, June 25, 2014 Retired professor of history, Lawrence Davidson, has a remarkable … Continue reading

June 25, 2014

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

US history prof considers fate of BDS Movement if Kerry’s Israeli-Palestinian negotiations succeed

Prof Lawrence Davidson analyzes Norman Finkelstein’s prediction that Kerry will pull off an agreement No 1000 Posted by fw, March 8, 2014 “Finkelstein firmly believes that Kerry’s efforts will bear … Continue reading

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Zionist Israel, a racist state, openly engaged in ethnic cleansing, says US historian

Growing condemnation and isolation of Israel will not cease until it changes in fundamental ways No 929 Posted by fw, December 12, 2013 “At this point in history the ideology … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

To make US a Christian fundamentalist nation is main goal of radical right-wing Republicans

Radicals lost round one. Will they push for a new fight in the new year? No 887 Posted by fw, October 20, 2013 “Today’s struggle to return us all to … Continue reading

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Syria: Obama plays the “morality” card but likely doesn’t care which side used chemical weapons

Special interest groups pressuring Obama to attack Syria No 843 Posted by fw, August 29, 2013 “If this military intervention does take place (probably right after the UN weapons inspectors … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Historian’s account of stunning early success of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement

Stubborn, arrogant Netanyahu presumes world will continue to accept Israel’s criminal behaviour No 821 Posted by fw, July 30, 2013 “…the BDS movement is only eight years old. We can … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment