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One step closer to a decision on our ‘hot-desking’ dispute 2017-11-16 [ASU Tax]

The Government Is Targeting Unions When They Should Really Be Worried About Your Pay Packet 2017-11-16 [Huffington Post]

Young people need real jobs, not rip-off gigs! 2017-11-16 [VTHC]

TWU accuses Aldi of cover-up over safety breaches 2017-11-16 [TWU]

Yes vote underpins need for diverse inclusive workplaces 2017-11-16 [Professsionals Australia ]

Aussie workers’ long wait for pay rise continues as wage growth remains weak 2017-11-16 [TND]

It seems wages can't grow any slower - and no rebound is in sight 2017-11-16 [Guardian Australia]

ACTU calls for shareholders to support resolutions to hold CBA executives to account 2017-11-16 [ACTU]

Aldi bears brunt of TWU national action 2017-11-15 [ATN]

ABC’s restructure must not trample on stressed and overworked staff 2017-11-15 [MEAA]

ANMF says end discrimination and division, enact marriage equality now 2017-11-15 [ANMF]

'Mums and dads are slaughtered on our roads everyday': Union boss slams Aldi 2017-11-15 [Daily Mail ]

Aldi truckies protest unsafe practices 2017-11-15 [West Australian ]

Court ruling shows Uber Eats, Fooderoo, Deliveroo must stop wage theft 2017-11-15 [TWU]

Superannuation bills are about handing control to banks, not protecting workers 2017-11-15 [ACTU]

ASU update on ATO hot-desking dispute 2017-11-14 [ASU Tax]

AWU makes court application for correspondence between government and independent agency 2017-11-14 [Fairfax Media]

Seasonal workers from Vanuatu told if they join a union they'll get no work 2017-11-13 [Fairfax Media]

Federal Court, Family Court strikes return amid ongoing pay dispute 2017-11-13 [Fairfax Media]

Court strikes return amid ongoing pay row 2017-11-13 [The Advertiser]

Tax dodging by Glencore exposed in Paradise Papers 2017-11-13 [CFMEU Mining and Energy]

Acts of God, the morality of safety – interview with Sidney Dekker 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Look to the source of workplace conflict, exploitation and injustice 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

The Safety Anarchist 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Improve the profession by improving the professionals 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

What do Weinstein, Spacey and others have to do with OHS? 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

The evidence on occupational lung diseases remains inadequate 2017-11-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

The changing face of trade unions 2017-11-13 [Fairfax Media ]

Courts risk closure as workers strike 2017-11-13 [CPSU]

Join us in the fight against outsourcing 2017-11-10 [CPSU]

Coalition rejects ACTU push to delay IR agenda 2017-11-10 [The Australian]

Turnbull Government resurrection of the Trans Pacific Partnership would increase cost of medicine for Australians 2017-11-10 [ACTU]

CFMEU members support First Nations 'Voice to Parliament' following Turnbull Gvt rejection 2017-11-10 [CFMEU]

ACTU wants vote on anti-union bills delayed until MP citizenship crisis resolved 2017-11-09 [The Australian ]

What to do and not do on social media when it comes to work 2017-11-09 [SDA]

Horticulture industry wants to stamp out exploitation of Pacific guest workers 2017-11-09 [ABC]

Controversial IR and super legislation must be halted until citizenship crisis is resolved 2017-11-09 [ACTU]

The Big Four Banks want to rule superannuation on their own terms 2017-11-09 [Guardian Australia]

Westpac announces $8b profit but more bank jobs are threatened in digital revolution 2017-11-08 [The New Daily]

Unions raise fears about security of community sector jobs 2017-11-08 [Fairfax Media]

Porter threatens job security for thousands 2017-11-08 [ACTU]

Nursing union increases aged care pressure across the country – first ever workers strike 2017-11-07 [The Source]

Streets factory workers offer to save the company millions of dollars 2017-11-07 [The Morning Herald]

Coles settles employee's landmark case to axe agreemen 2017-11-07 [AFR]

TWU demands answers from Federal Govt after truck driver exploitation revealed 2017-11-07 [TWU]

Coles settles massive underpayment case, agrees to fast-track vote 2017-11-07 [Fairfax Media ]

What Australia can learn from Iceland on gender equality 2017-11-07 [Fairfax Media ]

Streets factory workers offer to save the company millions of dollars 2017-11-07 [Fairfax Media ]

CFMEU delegate unfairly sacked despite abusing and threatening co-workers 2017-11-07 [AFR]

Coles settles employee's landmark case to axe agreement 2017-11-07 [AFR]

This month in labour history

1-11-1923 Police in Melbourne strike against the use of labour spies? [more]

4-11-1908 Sydney's rockchoppers vow to continue their strike "so long as one single member of the union remains in gaol." [more]

5-11-1890 Miners in Newcastle are the last New South Wales workers to return to work after the Great Strike. [more]

29-11-1849 Chartist leader William Cuffay arrives in Australia, having been transported from Britain after his treason trial [more]