Nearly all the funds received by the “grassroots” group came from several large corporate donors
Big accounts tend to accrue fake followers no matter what. But there are also services that sell them.
“We all have a responsibility to protect our democracy and make sure our political debate is grounded in the facts,” Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says
But it appears that the anti-Liberal political group has never gotten to the point of following through.
Their PR rep may have felt they were reaching out in good faith, but the company can no longer be assumed to be in good faith with the public at all.
Posts about Conservative Senator Denise Batters appear to have led to the permanent banning of @canadiancynic, the formerly ubiquitous tweeter with the Brian Griffin avatar.
How a former Navigator consultant is weaponizing Facebook against the Liberals