United with the Front Lines

Founded in 1906, the EDLC is comprised of members of Edmonton area unions and works tirelessly with the community to better the lives of working people in the Alberta Capital Region.

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2024 Jim Shewchuk Award Nomination Form

February 22, 2024
This award is sponsored in partnership between Edmonton & District Labour Council and United Way…
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Public Spaces Bylaw & Why We Fight!

February 9, 2024
Over the past few weeks we have been approached by many community members asking us…
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Solidarity with CSU 52

February 6, 2024
The Edmonton & District Labour Council (EDLC) and our 40,000 members wish to express our…
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Pink Shirt Day: 2SLGBTQI+ kids should be free to be themselves

February 28, 2024
Canada’s unions are marking Pink Shirt Day 2024 by calling on all governments to support…
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Statement from Bea Bruske: Banning scab labour is about protecting workers’ rights

February 27, 2024
Ottawa – The labour movement gets to celebrate another victory today with the vote on…
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Statement from Bea Bruske, President of the Canadian Labour Congress on the news about NDP/Liberal negotiations on pharmacare:

February 23, 2024
“This is a BIG deal. We are very encouraged by the news that the Liberals…
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