Citizen Action Monitor

Rise of “populist politicians” in U.S. advances democracy’s decline, says former Trump adviser

Trump will ride his “Big Lie” about “The Stolen Election” right through the 2022 primaries and the 2024 presidential election, says Dr. Fiona Hill. — No 2789 by fw, October … Continue reading

October 25, 2021

US historian struggles to account for Donald Trump’s unprecedented impact on his party and the country

He concludes that it’s changes in America that have changed the nation’s politics and history, making possible the creation of a lying, grifting Trump. — No 2768 by fw, August … Continue reading

August 17, 2021

The disinformation pandemic can be a killer

Moreover, the disinformation virus knows no boundaries – It can and does infect Canadians. — No 2660 Posted by fw, September 10, 2020 — “… to act ignorantly when knowledge … Continue reading

September 10, 2020

US suckered Canada into proceeding with illegitimate extradition of Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou

“We aren’t courageously standing on principle, we’re tip-toeing around Donald Trump, while our own citizens rot in a Chinese prison.” No 2638 Posted by fw, June 30, 2020 — “The … Continue reading

June 30, 2020

“Where are the calls for Trump’s resignation?”

Ralph Nader implores American voters to “Wake Up” to what “Corrupt Donald” is getting away with. No 2625 Posted by fw, May 19, 2020 — “Where are the calls for … Continue reading

May 23, 2020

In Trump’s America – To drive down death count, Trump pressures CDC to change fatality count method

Center for Disease Control officials believe deaths are being undercounted — not overcounted. No 2623 Posted by fw, May 14, 2020 — “President Donald Trump and members of the White House coronavirus … Continue reading

May 14, 2020

Trump’s lies about his handling of the coronavirus pandemic are catching up with him

New York Times outs a President hastily “rewriting the history” of recent events. No 2611 Posted by fw, April 12, 2020 — “‘Any way you cut it, this is going … Continue reading

April 12, 2020

2.2 million in US could die from COVID-19 without benefit of drastic action, says alarming scientific report

Parallels drawn to 1918 flu outbreak that killed 675,000 in the US and tens of million worldwide No 2602 Posted by fw, March 18, 2020 “An alarming [20-page] scientific report … Continue reading

March 18, 2020

Trump Impeachment trial is about as wacky as John Cleese’s Dead Parrot Sketch. Watch it here and compare.

Trump’s defenders tie themselves into rhetorical knots in attempts to prove his innocence — a veritable theater of the absurd. No 2576 Posted by fw, January 31, 2020 — Consider … Continue reading

January 31, 2020

Trump brags he has been good for the economy; Nobel laureate says nothing could be further from the truth

Nobel laureate in economics, Joseph Stiglitz, has the evidence to prove he’s right, and that Trump is “BIGLY” wrong. No 2573 Posted by fw, January 20, 2020 — “It is … Continue reading

January 20, 2020

Soleimani Assassination — Oh what a tangled web Trump weaved when once again he acted to deceive

Is Trump’s support base large enough, ignorant, fearful and gullible enough, to commit another act of American stupidity by re-electing this “congenital bad boy”? No 2571 Posted by fw, January … Continue reading

January 14, 2020

Nader builds strong case for Trump’s impeachment for his “abuse of the public trust” and more

If the Republican-controlled Senate fails to convict Trump in their Kangaroo court, the voters should vote him out in November.” No 2570 Posted by fw, January 10, 2020 “As the … Continue reading

January 10, 2020

Trump’s ordered assassination of General Soleimani “not legally credible,” a “violation of international law”

Trump’s accusations against Soleimani are hearsay, based on dubious word of internationally disgraced American intelligence agencies. No 2567 Posted by fw, January 5, 2020 “America’s lawless arrogance has gone too … Continue reading

January 5, 2020

The ominous day when real life in Trump’s administration imitated George Orwell’s art, “1984”

By eliminating the official use of seven words, “the uncritical minds of our time will be unable to think unorthodox thoughts” No 2137 Posted by fw, January 5, 2018 “There … Continue reading

January 5, 2018

Ralph Nader skewers “Deceiver-in-Chief” Trump and Republicans over “tax cuts” and other lies

Voters who continue to believe Trump and his serial political liars “are entrenching a tyranny over themselves.” No 2129 Posted by fw, December 20, 2017 “Imagine an app that can … Continue reading

December 20, 2017