for Immediate Release
Friday, January 22, 2016Read more
Killings of two convenience store workers prompts call for action on late night workplace safetyRead more
According to Statistics Canada, Alberta has the highest Consumer Price Index in the country, and remains the most expensive province in which to live. This expense should be reflected in higher wages for all workers in the province – including those who are on the minimum wage.
After decades of allowing inflation to undermine the existing minimum wage, Alberta’s government has shown leadership by taking steps towards implementing a minimum wage of $15 an hour – which is more reflective of the true cost of living and working in the province.Read more
Workers mourn agricultural fatalitiesRead more
Inequality a root cause of negative anti-women attitudes that lead to violenceRead more