Derek Fildebrandt, UCP ‘liberty’ advocate, calls for return to ugly 1940s labour relations, labour studies professor says

PHOTOS: The late Jim Prentice, during his successful 2014 campaign to lead the Progressive Conservative Party, with supporters in Edmonton. Below: Anti-union “liberty conservative” Derek Fildebrandt, NDP Premier

Big changes coming to academic faculty, graduate student and postdoctoral bargaining rights in Alberta

PHOTOS: Could we someday see scenes like this one at Boston University in 1979 at an Alberta University? The late Howard Zinn, author of the People's History of

Alberta public employees, subject to constant Wildrose and media vilification, win national award for effective service

PHOTOS: An image of the May 2016 Fort McMurray fire taken by Alberta Government photographer Chris Schwarz. Below: The Wildrose Party sees government workers like forest fire fighters

Pigs will fly before the fantasy that Ottawa’s carbon tax ‘invades provincial jurisdiction’ will ever persuade a court

PHOTOS: Who says Jason Kenney is full of baloney? These guys do! And they’re the Fathers of Confederation! Below: PC leadership candidate Mr. Kenney; federal Liberal Veterans Affairs

Former justice Frank Iacobucci’s recommendation proves one thing: Alison Redford haunts us still

PHOTOS: Alison Redford, back in the day. … She haunts us still. Below: Former Supreme Court of Canada justice Frank Iacobucci, former Alberta ethics commissioner Neil Wilkinson, Alberta

Fate of Canadian Wheat Board a disturbing harbinger for Canada’s dairy, poultry and egg farmers

PHOTOS: Tractors in the streets of Ottawa on Tuesday, their drivers GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta With the farmer-owned Canadian Wheat Board gutted by legislation and its assets Using negotiations for

Forget tough talk on public sector salaries for now, another legislative pillar of the Redford Government topples

PHOTO: Alberta Premier Jim Prentice, flanked by Finance Minister Robin Campbell and Labour Minister Ric McIver, lays out the reasons he’d dumping the Redford Government’s Bill 45 at

That early election: what if Premier Jim Prentice doesn’t do what everyone expects?

PHOTOS: Politics is a high-stakes poker game. So, is Alberta Premier Jim Prentice, at right, still peeking at his cards, or just sleeping? Actual Alberta politicians may not

Jim Prentice to Rotarians: Don’t read my lips, but no new taxes! Everything else will be revealed later …

PHOTOS: Alberta Premier Jim Prentice demonstrates the concept of “jazz hands” at his post-speech presser yesterday in Edmonton while Labour Minister Ric McIver stands by, perhaps pondering what

Alberta roundup: press conferences, photo ops, on-line surveys, not to mention a body in the back of a pickup truck!

PHOTOS: Alberta Finance Minister Robin Campbell shows off the government’s new on-line survey, which is so simple even a monkey can fill it out and provide the results

Supreme Court of Canada ruling on Saskatchewan public service labour law has huge implications for Alberta

PHOTOS: The Supreme Court of Canada. Below: Queen Elizabeth signs the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau looks on smiling on April 17,

Valentine’s Day injunction all but massacres Redford Government’s credibility in fight with Alberta Union of Provincial Employees

Mr. Justice Denny Thomas of the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench did not merely accept the arguments of the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees when he slapped an