Citizen Action Monitor

Trudeau flunks review of promises made to First Nations, says Mi’kmaw lawyer

Alliances are forming – the days of individual battles by individual First Nations against pipelines, mining, police racism, abuse are over. No 1834 Posted by fw, November 28, 2016 “It’s been … Continue reading

November 28, 2016

1300+ researchers send Trudeau letter criticizing flawed review process on energy projects

Despite protests, Trudeau quietly approved contentious dam project, breaking promise to “rebuild trust” in assessment process. No 1825 Posted by fw, November 15, 2016 “An open letter addressed to Prime Minister … Continue reading

November 15, 2016

Another broken promise? Trudeau was all for a ban on oil tankers on BC’s North Coast, until he wasn’t

“Betrayal!” “Insulting!” Scolded NDP MP Nathan Cullen, who represents the North Coast. No 1818 Posted by fw, November 10, 2016 “Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s promised ban on crude oil tankers on … Continue reading

November 10, 2016

Liberals fail to demonstrate commitment to First Nations and climate change concerns

Trudeau says one thing and then does another and Canadians are not being fooled No 1793 Posted by fw, October 5, 2016 “The Canadian Liberal government led by Prime Minister Justin … Continue reading

October 5, 2016

Trudeau flip-flops on election promise to amend Bill C-51 with more oversight, reduced police powers

That was then. This is now. Liberals’ consultation paper indicates police concerns to take precedence over public concerns. No 1779 Posted by fw, September 17, 2016 “Canada’s Liberal government released a … Continue reading

September 17, 2016

Trudeau betrays promised new relationship with First Nations, BC Site C Dam construction underway

Today, cross-country Justice for Peace Caravan is in Montreal for a court appeal, then on to Ottawa to deliver petition. No 1773 Posted by fw, September 12, 2016 “On September 12, the … Continue reading

September 12, 2016

On climate change, Team Trudeau reneges on Real Change promises, tilts to oil and gas ruling elite

Recent interviews with Minister McKenna have deteriorated into avoidance, obfuscation and outright nonsense. No 1771 Posted by fw, September 10, 2016 “Justin Trudeau’s October 2015 electoral elevation to power came with … Continue reading

September 10, 2016

Trudeau’s broken promise to re-do the Kinder-Morgan pipeline review process squanders public trust

“In what seems like a bad dream, communities are once again being silenced,” says Will Horter. No 1743 Posted by fw, August 6, 2016 “First Nations leaders left in the dark. The … Continue reading

August 6, 2016

Trudeau leaving a trail of broken promises and misguided policy, say critics

Promises scorecard: Made 219; Broken 18; Fulfilled 32; In progress 63; Waiting to be started 106. No 1739 Posted by fw, July 31, 2016 The Tyee article, reposted below, focuses on … Continue reading

July 31, 2016

On LNG, Canadians were promised “intelligent leadership”, but instead get broken promises, dogmatic decisions

PM Trudeau, his environment minister, and BC premier Christy Clark continue to ignore opposition to LNG No 1693 Posted by fw, June 5, 2016 “It is vital to oppose the previous … Continue reading

June 5, 2016

Trudeau Liberals do not have a serious plan on climate change

Trudeau’s “climate plan” suffers from a bad dose of low credibility, contradictions and manipulation. No 1683 Posted by fw, May 26. 2016 “With the recent National Energy Board approval of the … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

Cracks appearing in Trudeau’s platform promises to First Nation peoples, claims Kahnawake Mohawk activist

Trudeau charming but dangerous — says nice things in public to appear progressive, but operates by stealth. No 1672 Posted by fw, May 15, 2016 “Despite the Trudeau government’s promises to … Continue reading

May 15, 2016

Trudeau was “absolutely opposed” to the Northern Gateway pipeline — until he wasn’t

Alberta Premier Notley, meanwhile, games pipeline politics hoping to get two out of three. No 1658 Posted by fw, May 1, 2016 “The story began to come out late last week, … Continue reading

May 1, 2016

Are Liberals about to break promised moratorium on tanker traffic off BC coast?

It’s premature to say Northern Gateway pipeline is dead, says Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau. No 1652 Posted by fw, April 26, 2016 “Reverse course on controversial pipeline at your own … Continue reading

April 27, 2016

Trudeau breaks promise, BC community blasts federal minister’s rush to approve LNG project

“Your rushed decision at best is uneducated and at worst grossly negligent.” No 1628 Posted by fw, March 29, 2016 “Credible and thoughtful experts have established that there will be significant … Continue reading

March 29, 2016