Labour Leaders to Premiers: Collective Bargaining, Better Labour Laws Good for the Economy

Evidence shows economic growth, higher standards for workers go hand-in-hand Read more

Canada’s Labour Leaders to the Premiers: Canadians Need Life-Saving Pharmacare Plan

Canadian Labour Leaders urge Premiers to re-commit to establishing a single-payer, universal prescription drug plan in Canada  Read more

Workers Compensation Reforms Desperately Needed and Long Overdue

Liberal Child Care Announcement Falls Short of Growing Need

Federal funding for new child care and early learning spaces drop in the bucket for Albertan families Read more

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