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Happening Now Friday, January 22, 2016

Cheering or Jeering?

With Parliament resuming next week, we are excited to announce our new report on heckling in the House of Commons.
Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Samara is Hiring!

Are you passionate about reconnecting citizens to politics? Samara is hiring a Communications Manager.Read more
Happening NowTuesday, February 02, 2016

The Myanmar Election

In 2015 Trina Isakson witnessed federal elections in two countries: Canada and Myanmar! What do the recent national elections in Canada and Myanmar have in common? Quite a lot actually. While the two countries are at very different stages in their democracy, she was struck by many similarities between our national votes. Read more
LeadershipMonday, January 25, 2016

Andrew Scheer Weighs in on Heckling

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LeadershipTuesday, January 12, 2016

A better Commons committee system

This is an op-ed written by Samara's Executive Director Jane Hilderman and Research Manager Laura Anthony. It was first published on iPolitics.ca on December 14, 2015. Read more
ParticipationThursday, January 07, 2016

Getting Out The Voice During #ELXN42

By using the Vote PopUp toolkit, hundreds of community groups across Canada succeeded in fostering interest in the federal election and demystifying the voting process.Read more


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Political NewsWednesday, December 23, 2015

Branding Realities

“A Branding (and Rebranding) Reality” is written by Alex Marland from Memorial University of Newfoundland.This post is a feature of Samara's "Election 2015" blog series.Read more
Happening NowTuesday, December 22, 2015

Samara's 2015 by the Numbers!

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Political NewsTuesday, December 22, 2015

Poli Sci Prof and the Media

“The Political Science Professor and the Media” is written by Anna Esselment from the University of Waterloo. This post is a feature of Samara's "Election 2015" blog series.Read more
Political NewsMonday, December 21, 2015

Leaders' Debates!

“Leaders’ Debates in a Post-Broadcast Democracy" is written by Frédérick Bastien from the Université de Montréal. This post is a feature of Samara's "Election 2015" blog series.Read more
Political NewsFriday, December 18, 2015

Letting the Press Decide?

“Letting the Press Decide? Party Coverage, Media Tone, and Issue Salience in the 2015 Canadian Federal Election Newsprint” is written by Denver McNeney from the McGill University. This post is a feature of Samara's "Election 2015" blog series.Read more
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