The Catch 22 campaign is not the first, nor will it be the last campaign to ask voters to consider supporting their second choice as a way to minimize vote-splitting and defeat the Conservatives. Until Canada adopts a democratic voting system with equal votes for all, the greater good will trump the narrow interests of the parties for many voters.
There were a number of initiatives during the 2008 election. Let's make it work this time!
Anything but Conservative (Newfoundland)
Anything but Conservative (national)
Anti-Harper vote swap Canada (facebook)
Strategic Voting 2.0 (The Tyee)
Placing planet over party (Vancouver Sun)