Videos

Here you can link to videos of Samara's events and research. Alternatively, you can watch on Samara's YouTube channel.

MP Exit Interviews

 The Outsiders Manifesto, Alison Loat on The Agenda

"It's My Party", Alison Loat on The Agenda

Welcome to Parliament, Alison Loat on The Agenda

The Accidental Citizen, Alison Loat on the Agenda

 

Journalism Seminars

Paul Steiger

Paul Steiger is the founder and editor-in-chief of ProPublica, a non-profit investigative newsroom and the first online-only news organization to win a Pulitzer Prize.  Here he speaks about ProPublica's creation, the challenges they faced and their plans for the future.

Watch the video.

Tom Rosenstiel

Tom Rosenstiel is director of the Pew Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism and the author of its annual State of the News Media report. Here he presents the findings of the 2010 report.

Watch the video.


Ellen Weiss


Ellen Weiss is the Senior Vice-President for News at National Public Radio. Here she talks about how NPR is innovating in its coverage and how its business model has helped it weather the economic downturn. 

Watch the video.
 

Speakers at Samara

Naheed Nenshi

Elected mayor of Calgary in the fall of 2010, Naheed Nenshi's campaign promised "politics in full sentences." In this video he discusses what distinguished his campaign from the other contenders, the importance of municipalities in the daily lives of Canadians, and how engaging with citizens is central to any political project.

View the video here.