Alison Loat

Alison Loat is the executive director and co-founder of Samara, a charitable organization dedicated to increasing political participation in Canada. She’s the co-author of Tragedy in the Commons: Former Members of Parliament Speak out about Canada’s Failing Democracy, which is based on Samara’s Member of Parliament Exit Interviews, conducted with nearly 80 former MPs who gave unprecedented access and insight to the inner workings, successes and shortcomings of Canada’s political system. Find out more at samaracanada.com

Stories by Alison Loat

The Narwhal’s reporters uncover energy stories that send shockwaves throughout Canada. But they can’t do it alone — we need to add 50 new members this month to meet our budget. Will you support crucial climate reporting that makes an impact?
Relentless.
Independent.
Fearless.
Relentless.
Independent.
Fearless.
The Narwhal’s reporters uncover energy stories that send shockwaves throughout Canada. But they can’t do it alone — we need to add 50 new members this month to meet our budget. Will you support crucial climate reporting that makes an impact?