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5 (other) super messed up things about the Productivity Commission’s Draft Report

 

The big news about the Productivity Commission’s draft report has been the attack on Sunday Penalty Rates. That’s not surprising –4.2million Australians work on Sundays, and cuts to Sunday pay in the retail and hospitality industries will almost certainly trickle through to others.

But in case you didn’t get around to reading the 1000 page report because you were, you know, working, here’s a brief overview of some of the other nasties it contains for working Australians. 

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May Day

It has been a big May Day weekend! In celebration of the May Day marches that took place in hundreds of cities around the world, check out this vid of Victorian workers' marches over the past 12 months. 

 

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March 4 what matters!

On Wednesday, 4 March, 50,000 ordinary Victorians took to the streets - joined by thousands of others from around Australia - to march for what matters to them - hopefully you were among them!

Check out the photos on Twitter and Facebook (and follow us while you're there!)

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#SwipeLeft for Valentines Day

Valentines Day falling on a Saturday is romantic for some.

But hospitality, emergency services, health and community services workers who work weekends are facing the prospect of losing their penalty rates!

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Election Day 2014


One superstar volunteer's story


Australia's biggest ever door-knock


Supporter Selfies

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Has a volunteer knocked on your door? You'll find your photo here.

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Frankston/Carrum doorknock

See some results from our doorknocking blitz of Frankston and Carrum!

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We Volunteers

We Are Union. We are a movement of people standing together for a just and equitable Victoria where:

  • all people are respected and valued, 
  • all working people are organised, safe, and winning at work


We organise our communities to build support for union, industrial, and social campaigns, and we're excited to have you on board.