CANNABIS CULTURE – The campaign to elect marijuana activist Dana Larsen as leader of the BC NDP announced today that it has built a larger presence on Facebook and YouTube than any of the other campaigns in the race.
“Our campaign has generated a huge amount of social media buzz,” Larsen said. “We’re thrilled at the great response we’re getting from the online community. It shows that we’re talking about issues that are relevant to the younger, internet-savvy generation.”
On Facebook, the “Dana Larsen for BC NDP Leader” page has more fans than the combined total of the Leadership pages for the three other candidates.
Dana Larsen for BC NDP Leader: 1845
Mike Farnworth for BC NDP Leader: 690
Horgan for BC: 610
Adrian Dix for BC: 290
The Dana Larsen campaign also dominates on YouTube, with far more views for their videos than any other campaign.
MOST WATCHED LEADERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
Dana Larsen (1409 views) http://tinyurl.com/danaleadndp
*Second place: Mike Farnworth (483 views)
MOST WATCHED ENDORSEMENT VIDEO
Tommy Chong endorses Dana Larsen (13,120 views) http://tinyurl.com/chong4larsen
* Second place: Mike Farnworth’s Farm Team (573 views)
MOST WATCHED CLIP FROM ALL LEADERSHIP DEBATES
Dana speaks to BC Chamber of Commerce about marijuana (1030 views) http://tinyurl.com/danachamber
* Second place: John Horgan in Surrey (360 views)
MOST WATCHED VIDEO INTERVIEW WITH GEORGIA STRAIGHT
Dana Larsen (453 views) http://tinyurl.com/danastraight
* Second place: John Horgan (158 views)
THE POLLS HAVE OPENED: if you are a member of the BC NDP, go here for Advance Voting (Don’t have your PIN yet? Call the BCNDP at 1-888-281-8683) and vote Dana Larsen for leader of the BC NDP – or attend the Leadership Assembly on April 17 in Vancouver.
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