For the past four months workers have been asking ‘what’s the next step in the campaign against Howard’s IR laws?’. After much debate finally the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) have called another mass nation wide rally on June 28. Advertisements
The Federal Government’s new anti worker industrial relations regime will begin next week after Workplace Relations Minister Kevin Andrews unveiled the ‘WorkChoices’ regulations over the weekend.
The Stolenwealth Games Convergence in support of the Black GST established camp on Sunday in Kings Domain, Melbourne. Approximately 400 people gathered in ceremony as the Sacred Fire from the Tent Embassy in Canberra was placed on the land of the Bunerong people.
A general strike last week by the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) stopped three bills regarding non-regular workers from reaching final approval. The strikes, in which 300,000 workers took part, occurred on Tuesday February 28th and Thursday 2nd March.