Environmentalist’s departure sheds light on tension felt by green groups

That headline should read, Environmentalist caught lying through his teeth, but it’s the Globe after all.

“But Mr. Frank did not attend the PMO meeting in question, which took place Nov. 15. He relied, instead, upon second- and third-hand reports, and both the PMO and Tides shot back against his allegations. In an e-mail, PMO press secretary Andrew MacDougall said the government “denies making any of the statements referenced in the reports.” Tides Canada president Ross McMillan said Mr. Frank’s descriptions of the meeting were “inaccurate.”

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