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They school them young, those Conservatives


Here at the Telus Convention Centre, four photojournalism students from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology–SAIT to you and me–were lucky enough to gain entry to the party for a little shutterbugging.

But not without first getting a little talking to from the folks at the Conservative Party of Canada, famous for keeping the students’ adult peers on a short lease. We don’t normally allow student journalists into these events, said a woman from Team Harper, who added she hoped they would create no “turbulence” during the proceedings. Turbulence?

Train them early–for photojournalism under a Conservative regime or as Air Canada employees. Either/or.