A Fair Start for Kids Requires a Fair Start for Workers

High quality early childhood education and care – and all of its benefits – can’t exist without high quality educators. Read more

Employers, Not Unions, Threaten and Intimidate Unionizing Workers

New report shows employers responsible for over 90% of upheld Alberta Labour Relations Board rulings since 2001, not unions  Read more

Alberta is Unstacking the Deck with Updated Workplace Laws

New Legislation shows NDP government is focused on making life better for workers and their families Read more

Auditor General releases damning report on Temporary Foreign Work Program

Confirms longstanding abuse of the program continues despite economic downturn and 2014 reforms  Read more

Today we celebrate May Day

Statement from AFL President Gil McGowan on International Workers' Day Read more

Celebration sat side-by-side with mourning on this year’s Day of Mourning

Labour activists and leaders enthusiastically welcomed the Alberta government’s new plan to consider holding some employers criminally responsible for workplace fatalities Read more

It’s Time to Unstack the Deck for working people in Alberta

AFL launches public campaign in support of worker rights Read more

New restrictions on Temporary Foreign Worker Program in Alberta are good news for workers

Joint federal-provincial program will force employers in 29 job categories to look for unemployed locals first Read more

Day for the Elimination of Racism

AFL pledges to renew our commitment to fighting for equality for all workers Read more

Alberta has a revenue problem that was decades in the making

Budget 2017 needs to protect public services and look forward to revenue reform Read more