Alykhan Velshi, Former Tory PR Guru, Sells Oil Sands As 'Ethical Oil'

Ethical Oil Campaign

First Posted: 07/28/11 11:04 AM ET Updated: 09/27/11 06:12 AM ET

The Globe and Mail:

Alykhan Velshi, a 27-year-old who established himself in Ottawa as a master of messaging and a crucial cog in the Conservative machine, has a new job. ... [His new ad campaign argues] that Canada's oil generates taxable revenues that are used to help fund "democracy," "peacekeeping" and even Pride Day parades for gays and lesbians....

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