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

Government must stand strong on protecting farm and ranch workers’ rights

Technical working group reports released today show need for strong leadership Read more

Coalition of coal workers unveils transition plan

Report examines how Alberta can be a leader in phase out of emissions from coal-fired electricity Read more

PC-era government report shows they knew agricultural workplace laws were necessary

Thousands of accidents, dozens of deaths every year on Alberta farms prove modernization of agricultural employment laws needed Read more

Alberta Federation of Labour condemns Quebec City attacks, urges action on Islamophobia

The Alberta Federation of Labour unequivocally condemns all violent acts against our Muslim brothers and sisters. We believe that the union saying ‘an injury to one is an injury to all’ is true across creed, colour, gender, nationality and class.  Read more

Action Alert - Stand with locked-out seniors care workers

Show your support for workers by calling for a fair contract that will be a win-win for employees, residents and their families. Read more

Celebrate Medicare’s 50th anniversary by introducing pharmacare

National system for drug coverage is next step in building the Canadian health care system Read more