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Jim Stanford challenges conventional economic thinking, provides hopeful progressive vision for a more inclusive and sustainable economy

Economist Jim Stanford provided a high energy presentation about how to build an new economic narrative for Alberta

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Hundreds of Alberta Federation of Labour convention delegates vote unanimously in support of students walking out for GSAs


Thousands of students across Alberta will stand together this morning as they participate in a walk out of classes in protest of the Jason Kenney’s plan to rollback protection for Gay-Straight Alliances (GSAs).

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Day one of AFL convention brings reflection, education and hope

A packed day one of convention included a rousing speech from AFL President Gil McGowan, and great presentations 

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Russell Cobb brings a cautionary tale from Oklahoma to Convention 2019

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Cobb highlights the daunting similarities between Alberta and Oklahoma, but also brings hope

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Markham Hislop on the Global Energy Transition

Bringing the power of energy narratives to Convention 2019

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AFL President Gil McGowan kicks off Convention 2019: Calls on delegates to learn from our past as we prepare for what lies ahead

If any labour movement is prepared for what lies before us, it is our labour movement

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Don't miss Sunday's keynote speaker Stephanie Bloomingdale

Don't miss Stephanie Bloomingdale this Sunday at Convention 2019!

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Rise of Intolerance Panel

What the labour movement can do to address growing extremism

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Alberta Political Panel - Where do we go from here?

New Political landscape - Reality Check

As we in the labour movement navigate a new political reality, we will need to find new and innovative ways to reach people and talk about our values.

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John Max Smith to speak at CONVENTION 2019

The AFL is excited to welcome John Max Smith to Convention 2019!

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