Kinsella, Postmedia, And The Paid Campaign To "Seek And Destroy"
Kinsella, Postmedia, And The Paid Campaign To “Seek And Destroy”
Secondary goal of Project Cactus was to deflect attention from Conservatives' own candidates, says source

At 9:04 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29, an employee of Warren Kinsella’s Daisy Consulting Group sent a message to colleagues in a group chat: “FYI – Warren wants to do the campaign update as soon as he finishes his column for the Sun, so be ready!”

The WhatsApp chat group, known as “🌼 War Room,” had been created a couple of weeks earlier to facilitate collaboration on “Project Cactus,” a Daisy campaign to discredit Maxime Bernier and his People’s Party of Canada (PPC) by placing a focus “on the prejudice and hate” associated with them. According to internal Daisy documents obtained by Canadaland (and previously reported on by The Globe and Mail and CBC), one method to achieve this would be a “public relations, media, and social media awareness campaign that targets Maxime Bernier, the PPC, its members, and supporters.” May 29th would have fallen within the campaign’s “seek and destroy” period.

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