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Celebrating Five Years

Samara's First Five Years

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Tragedy in the Commons

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Rick Mercer shares his thoughts on Samara's recent "Democracy 360


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  • May 29, 2015

    Friday Fill(ibuster): Leadership lowdown

    We’re very excited to be announcing some leadership changes here at Samara! And we've got all the week's democracy headlines from around the country.
  • May 29, 2015

    Down to the wire: Reform or just more of the norm?

    The Reform Act is still stuck in Senate, with hearings continuing on Tuesday. With only a few weeks left until the current Parliament dissolves, the bill's fate remains to be decided.
  • May 28, 2015

    Full circle: Wrapping the 360 blog series

    We’ve had some amazing stories and words shared through the Democracy 360 blog series, and we wanted to share a few of the best moments with you.

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  • A report on how the House of Commons works and what’s discussed there: Lost in Translation
  • An infographic on debate in the House of Commons, divided by gender, age and party lines: House of Words
  • 50 ways to fix our political system: Redesigning Parliament

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