"Very ethnic" ridings targeted by the 2011 Conservative campaign
Party won seats in seven of 10 chosen ridings
Last Updated: October 2012
Conservative operatives identified 10 ridings in which they thought they could dominate the opposition among cultural communities. Weeks later, they won seven of those 10 ridings named in British Columbia's lower mainland, Winnipeg and the Greater Toronto Area.
Click the icons below to see which Conservative candidates dominated and which opposition candidates staved them off.