Attack ads are spiraling out of control. If you’re disgusted with negative politics and the state of Canadian democracy, it’s time to change the channel! The Green Party of Canada is sending a message to the other political parties: Canadians are sick and tired of attack ads. We’re sending the message with an attack ad of our own – an attack ad on attack ads!
OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada has had immense reaction from Canadians to its “Attack Ad on Attack Ads.” Released on Monday, the ad has attracted more than forty thousand viewers on Youtube and has been one of the most popular Canadian videos of the week. “Greens have been hearing from Canadians across the country thanking us for taking this stand. We've received emails, phone calls, and even stopping our candidates on the street to thank them,” said Green Party Leader, Elizabeth May.
Given the popular response, the Green Party has decided to take the campaign against attack ads to
I took the opportunity to attend the town hall luncheon that the Liberal's held in Durham Region for Michael Ignatieff's "Big Red Tent" tour, and I have to say I came away disappointed. As a community member, one of the top priorities was to hear what the Liberals would plan to do with the Pickering Airport. In general Ignatieff was very careful to not make any commitment when asked about the airport although he certainly left that impression with the audience. But I caught the nuance of his words.