Sally McManus urges unions to be 'disrupters' to fix neoliberalism's damage to workers

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Sally McManus urges unions to be 'disrupters' to fix neoliberalism's damage to workers 2017-06-26 [Guardian Australia]

Speech by Sally McManus opening NexGen17 conference 2017-06-26 [ACTU]

Owner drivers battle TOLL over massive hit to income 2017-06-26 [TWU]

TWU highlights spike in truck deaths and exploitation at Senate Inquiry 2017-06-26 [TWU]

Australian Capital Territory Stop ANU's attacks on penalty rates 2017-06-26 [NTEU]

Australian Capital Territory Australian National University staff launch union campaign on rosters 2017-06-26 [Fairfax Media]

Three Australian Crown staff jailed in China for promoting gambling, set for release within months 2017-06-26 [ABC]

Innovations will keep Australian unions alive Sally McManus tells ACTU conference 2017-06-26 [AAP ]

Queensland Brisbane Commonwealth Bank staff face sackings, according to Finance Sector Union 2017-06-26 [Brisbane Courier Mail]

Queensland ACTU Sally McManus visits Mt Isa 2017-06-26 [North West Star]

Victoria Union boss ‘truly apologises’ over threatening comments about building inspectors 2017-06-25 [The New Daily]

Victoria CFMEU boss John Setka apologises for 'thuggish' outburst about ABCC inspectors 2017-06-25 [ABC]

Victoria Building manager arrested, charged over threats to 'attack' female union organiser 2017-06-25 [Fairfax Media]

Victoria Setka says his rally has been deliberately taken out of context and exploited by the Liberals who only want to attack workers’ rights. 2017-06-25 [CFMEU Victoria ]

Victoria CFMEU defends Setka's threats 2017-06-22 [Sky News]

Western Australia Police take industrial action over ballistic vests 2017-06-22 [AAP]

More Gaps Emerge as Border Force Again Interrogated at Senate FOC Inquiry 2017-06-22 [MUA]

Government must heed Robo-debt inquiry 2017-06-22 [ACTU]

Western Australia Union ‘showdown’ looming over U-deal 2017-06-22 [West Australian ]

Turnbull government must implement robo-debt inquiry recommendations 2017-06-22 [CPSU]

Victoria AWU launch protest at Esso's Longford gas plant in Gippsland 2017-06-22 [ABC]

ANMF joins other Australian health groups urge coal phase-out and strong emissions reduction 2017-06-22 [Guardian Australia ]

Queensland Rockhampton Jockey Club backs casual workers' penalty rates 2017-06-22 [Morning Bulletin]

Queensland QCU unions will fight next State election campaign on secure jobs 2017-06-22 [QCU]

Queensland The rules that once made Australia fair are broken, QCU union boss says 2017-06-22 [Fairfax Media ]

Journalists call on MEAA to stop Daily Mail stealing stories 2017-06-22 [Ad News]

ABC management accessed staff emails without consent 2017-06-22 [The New Daily]

Real wages will not improve while private sector union numbers are shite 2017-06-22 [Guardian Australia]

Perth Mint’s bra ban proposal ‘disgraceful’, union says 2017-06-21 [The News]

South Australia How a $50 fish dish caused an arrest and visit to the emergency room 2017-06-21 [9News]

Penalty rate cut: How much have you just lost? 2017-06-21 [ABC]

Victoria CFMEU threats against ABCC referred to police 2017-06-21 [ABC PM]

Western Australia Workplace considers issuing ‘bra ban’ for female staff 2017-06-21 [Ten News]

Defence department public servants vote yes to new workplace agreement 2017-06-21 [Fairfax Media]

After three year delay Defence deal finally voted up 2017-06-21 [CPSU]

Victoria CFMEU boss John Setka's threat to ABCC inspectors criticised by Labor leaders 2017-06-21 [ABC]

Victoria Bill Shorten distances himself from militant union leader as government calls in the police 2017-06-21 [Fairfax Media]

The AFL collective agreement win - by the numbers 2017-06-21 [AFL Players Association ]

Turnbull votes for crushing penalty rate cuts, turns back on working people 2017-06-21 [ACTU]

Strong manufacturing sector crucial to ensure stable jobs for the future 2017-06-21 [ACTU]

Unions in Australia take up ICTSI dockworkers case with Indonesian Minister 2017-06-21 [Hellenic News Service]

Australian unions take up ICTSI dockworkers case with Indonesian Minister 2017-06-21 [ITF Global Union]

Western Australia State Government slashes jobs on skilled migration list 2017-06-21 [West Australian]

Time for Gvt to fix aged care workforce issues following Senate report 2017-06-21 [ANMF]

Queensland Nationals MP George Christensen crosses the floor to defend penalty rates 2017-06-21 [The New Daily]

Queensland Militant construction unionists flooded the streets of Brisbane 2017-06-21 [Brisbane Courier-Mail]

Queensland Workers at State Gvt owned power plant to start industrial action on Friday 2017-06-21 [CFMEU Mining and Energy]

Queensland Unions urge miners to get checked as more dust diseases uncovered 2017-06-21 [CFMEU Mining and Energy ]

Queensland Strike threat at Queensland power plant 2017-06-21 [AAP]

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