Citizen Action Monitor

“The takeaway for climate activists is to not back down” – That’s the lesson from NY fracking ban

Surprise, surprise – Sometimes elected officials do listen (provided they’re not denialist Republicans) No 1213 Posted by fw, December 20, 2014 “New York’s resolute stance against fracking is particularly momentous … Continue reading

December 20, 2014

Watch a fair and balanced recap of Elsipogtog/Mi’kmaq anti-fracking protests

No 927 Posted by fw, December 10, 2013 Owing to my woeful ignorance on this subject, I have turned to Wikipedia for this elementary clarification:  the Elsipogtog First Nation /ɛlzɪˈbʊktʊk/, formerly called … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gas company loses bid for extension of injunction to halt New Brunswick fracking protests

First Nations’ Chiefs call on N.B. premier to suspend gas exploration pending search for peaceful solution No 888 Posted by fw, October 23, 2013 “The Assembly of First Nations’ Chiefs … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Harper chooses paramilitary RCMP assault over negotiation with Elsipogtog Mi’kmaq

As the news of the assault broke, people across Canada mobilized to show solidarity for the besieged blockade No 884 Posted by fw, October 18, 2013 To see a video … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment