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March 25, 2024

In short, Closing the Loopholes was a title given to two...

March 05, 2024

Zhouying Wang is a delivery rider for HungryPanda and a Transport...

December 21, 2023

In November the boss of two coffee shops in hospital settings...

December 13, 2023

Some workplaces allow employees to substitute a different day in the...

December 11, 2023

The Liberals are furious. The Minerals Council have vowed to run...

October 26, 2023

Head down to the corner of Settlement & Dalton Roads in...

September 28, 2023

Workers at Inghams in South Australian and Western Australia have won...

June 22, 2023

Rather than dealing with #sexualharassment and #GV in workplaces, Australian businesses...

June 09, 2023

How to win a pay rise? These worker activists are doing...

June 07, 2023

The United Workers Union, Australian Education Union and Independent Education Union...

June 07, 2023

$23.23 is the new national minimum wage - but most workers...

May 22, 2023

While Visy rakes in record profits, the company is denying its...

March 23, 2023

If you sexually harass workers, you're endangering their workplace health and...

March 22, 2023

VISY shamed as Workers Rally to demand Pay before Profit. CPI...

March 22, 2023

VISY shamed as Workers Rally to demand Pay before Profit. CPI...

March 02, 2023

The crabby employer has responded to workers' clam and now concedes...

February 27, 2023

Let minnow if we missed any puns

February 03, 2023

‘As a courier franchisee (sold as ‘business owner’) am I required...

February 02, 2023

AMWU members are downing tools, and plant operations will grind to...

February 02, 2023

Today, paid family and domestic violence leave becomes a workplace right...

December 05, 2022

Last week, the Secure Jobs, Better Pay Bill passed through the...

November 08, 2022

Victorian Trades Hall Council applauds today’s announcement that a re-elected Andrews...

October 28, 2022

Since early August, volunteers have been braving the weather to have...

October 20, 2022

Victorian Trades Hall Council has hailed the Victorian Government’s announcement of  state-owned...

September 13, 2022

Will I get a day off for the National Day of...

August 29, 2022

For too long, Australians on all sides of politics have discussed...

July 22, 2022

My friend works at a retail franchise with a lot of...

July 19, 2022

You would think that Lactalis, the biggest dairy company in the...

April 29, 2022

In a historic and bold move, the Building Industry Group (BIG)...

March 31, 2022

ASU member Sam Elkin shares some tips for quick and easy...

March 15, 2022

Victorian Trades Hall Council welcomes Premier Daniel Andrews’ announcement of a...

December 14, 2021

Candidates School teaches unionists the skills to get elected. Meet a...

September 06, 2021

If I can’t talk about my pay at work (or outside...

August 23, 2021

It’s May 16, 1969. “Call Clarence Lyell O’Shea,” commanded Justice John...

August 22, 2021

2020 and 2021 haven’t been good years for anyone (except Jeff...

August 16, 2021

by Judy Kuo When corporate profits are put ahead of the...

August 16, 2021

Dear Comrade, It’s finally happening! I’m about to leave the job...

August 08, 2021

Last week HR made us sit through a seminar about dealing...

August 06, 2021

Last Wednesday, a High Court ruling was handed down that will...

July 30, 2021

Last week Australian Services Union members at Moorabool Shire Council secured...

July 26, 2021

The AMWU have been gathering messages of support from the workers...

July 19, 2021

Help! My employer shut down their business quite suddenly - going...

July 19, 2021

Throughout June and July, Finance Sector Union members have been calling...

July 04, 2021

Help! My employer shut down their business quite suddenly - going...

June 24, 2021

There is a parable in Christianity that one should never hide...

June 15, 2021

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June 07, 2021

“Flexibility” is one of those words that sounds so positive when...

June 07, 2021

With grim determination, union members have been fearlessly fronting the media...

May 31, 2021

By Myke Bartlett. Photographs: Meredith O’Shea Teacher Riley Minns at home...

May 31, 2021

This week Gerry Harvey cemented his position amongst Australia’s most loathed...

May 24, 2021

It’s not every day that Oscar Wilde is quoted at a...

May 24, 2021

The Victorian State Budget, in contrast to the one handed down...

May 17, 2021

True solidarity knows no bounds. Race and gender, age and ability...

March 22, 2021

As a union official and a feminist, rarely a week goes...