Public Education During a Crisis: Five Alarm Bells about the ‘Choice in Education Act’

Alberta unions give workers tools to blow the whistle on employers who aren’t taking COVID-19 seriously enough campaign urges workers to know their rights and speak out against unsafe practices as the economy re-opens Read more

Alberta’s Health Care Pandemic Pay Sucks

Fewer Alberta workers qualify for pandemic wage bonuses and the top-ups are smaller than other provinces Read more

Alberta Federation of Labour Statement in Solidarity with People Protesting Systemic Racism

Forgotten workers caring for Alberta’s most vulnerable are being left out by UCP policies and programs

Government funded non-profit agencies and group homes have been left with no support for staffing or retention during COVID-19 Read more

Alberta labour leaders demand that Kenney not stand in the way of paid sick leave for all

UCP must cooperate with the federal government to implement Trudeau’s promise of 10 paid sick days for all Canadians, says AFL Read more

Unions say Bill 1 could make Alberta a 'police state'

Statement from union presidents asserts Bill 1 will limit freedom of assembly and freedom expression for workers as well as environmentalists and indigenous people Read more

Public Education During a Crisis: Kenney Escalates His Attacks on Public Education During COVID-19

Kenney’s 'Trumpian' narrative that COVID-19 is a disease of the elderly will lead to more infections and deaths

“This is the worst kind of message to be sending to Albertans as they return to work,” says AFL Read more

Child Care is crucial for Alberta’s economic recovery

Alberta’s unions call for proper funding and a robust system of child care as Alberta moves toward economic recovery Read more