Like many Albertans, we are angry and we are gravely concerned about the future of our province. From deep and long-avoided fiscal challenges to strains on our social safety net, Alberta is undeniably under a tremendous amount of pressure. We believe this is in large part as a result of policy choices and political priorities. And we believe the correct response to tend to these challenges and pressures must be policy-based and political at the highest level.
A critical part of the solution to easing these pressures, and, more importantly, imagining an Alberta built on the principle of a society where all Albertans thrive, is engaging and confronting what is currently unfolding at our post-secondary institutions and particularly at the University of Alberta — which has been left “stabbed and bleeding” at the hands of the UCP government. Read more →