The nurse who was recently elected to help lead the AFL says UCP plan to cut wages in health care is “disrespectful and reckless”

Wage cuts insult ‘pandemic heroes’ and will worsen the already serious nurses’ shortage Read more

National Indigenous Peoples Day statement from the Alberta Federation of Labour

Joint statement from the leaders of Alberta’s largest labour organizations Read more

Unions join Indigenous groups in demanding search for graves at other former residential school sites

“We cannot let this moment pass without meaningful action.” Read more

AFL Convention 2021 concludes with the re-election of President Gil McGowan and the election of Karen Kuprys to secretary treasurer

Alberta’s labour movement wraps ups convention ready to stand up for Alberta Read more

Universities’ pensions move shows folly of UCP’s Bill 22

Kenney undermined ability of Alberta’s biggest pensions to get the best deal for workers and retirees Read more

UCP MLAs shut down the Legislature to save themselves, but leave millions of other Albertans unprotected in their workplaces

AFL demands action to keep people safe in ALL Alberta workplaces, not just the Legislature Read more

“We won’t be able to get a handle on the third wave until the UCP acknowledges that COVID is being spread in Alberta workplaces”

On the National Day of Mourning, AFL releases 10-point plan to protect Alberta workers and help end the pandemic Read more

Dreeshen took COVID-19 safety equipment from emergency workers to give to meatpacking plants, documents suggest

Minister Dreeshen interfered with Alberta’s emergency response while packing plant ran without PPE Read more

AFL worried about UCP’s true intentions as Kenney government moves to abolish apprenticeship board

Bill 67 will give minister unprecedented power – and unions don’t trust him to use it wisely Read more

AFL president demands vaccinations for front line workers