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Closure of Big W stores in Sydney 2019-07-19 [SDA]

Builders’ battles belittle betterment 2019-07-17 [Alt Media]

Thousands of hospital workers to strike in NSW over safety concerns 2019-07-16 [7News]

Hospital workers vote to strike in NSW 2019-07-16 [The Australian]

Sydney hotel group confesses it underpaid staff 2019-07-11 [The Morning Herald]

500 Sydney Outdoor Workers Hold Walkout Over RoundUp Health Concerns 2019-07-09 [Eco Watch]

'Astonishingly unlawful': CFMMEU in firing line of union-busting bill 2019-07-09 [4BC]

Staff at luxury hotel threatened after speaking out about exploitation 2019-07-09 [Sydney Morning Herald]

Electrical Trades Union and Essential Energy crisis talks 'buy time' on job cuts across regional NSW 2019-07-08 [The Gazette]

Electrical Trades Union says Essential Energy will press pause on job cuts 2019-07-08 [The Tribune]

Electrical Trades Union says Essential Energy will press pause on job cuts 2019-07-07 [The Central Western Daily]

Luxury Blue Mountains hotel clawing back wages from migrant workers 2019-07-07 [Sydney Morning Herald]

NTEU to drop legal action over Ramsay course 2019-07-06 [NTEU]

Steve Price hangs up on union boss after fiery interview 2019-07-04 [2GB]

Sydney council workers walk off job over weed killer concerns 2019-07-04 [9 News]

Sydney council to trial Roundup replacement after workers walk off job 2019-07-04 [The Guardian]

Sydney council workers protest Roundup use 2019-07-03 [Yahoo]

Long service leave to be halved by for new teachers, nurses and police 2019-06-24 [Northern Daily Leader]

Sydney ferries thrown into disarray as workers execute day-long strike 2019-06-20 [7 News]

Not Glad Gladys targets Western Sydney MPs over Liberals failure on TAFE 2019-06-18 [Unions NSW]

Public Sector Can Not Afford Further Job Losses 2019-06-18 [Unions NSW]

Unions Slam Stadium Sacking 2019-06-18 [Unions NSW]

Budget fails to address wages crisis, youth unemployment 2019-06-18 [Unions NSW]

 VIDEO Calls for more security at NSW hospitals after latest assault on paramedic 2019-06-16 [9 News]

Sydney: NRMA ferry crews to go on strike this afternoon 2019-06-14 [MUA]

'Wage theft on a massive scale': Audit reveals Wollongong employers breaking rules 2019-06-13 [The Mercury]

Juvenile justice officers walk off job after string of violent attacks by offenders 2019-06-09 [ABC]

Unions opt out of backing NSW ALP leadership candidate 2019-06-03 [The Morning Herald]

‘Dirty trick’: Huge win for workers stood down without pay over T-shirt dispute 2019-06-01 [News.com]

Members of MUA Newcastle Branch vote to support Jodi McKay for NSW Labor Leader 2019-05-31 [MUA]

Labor leadership hopeful in 'huge coup' as big unions swing their support 2019-05-30 [The Morning Herald]

Members of MUA Newcastle Branch vote to support Jodi McKay for NSW Labor Leader 2019-05-29 [Mirage]

How the 'rebel women' of Broken Hill shaped the minimg town and Australia's early union movement 2019-05-08 [ABC]

'Horrific hunger games': Protesters accuse Uber Eats of being a wage cheat 2019-05-15 [SBS]

Uber Eats delivery riders rally in Sydney 2019-05-15 [Yahoo]

60 minutes: Heartbroken parents reveal son crushed by scaffolding yelled for help for 20 minutes 2019-05-13 [9News]

Chants and sea shanties as Illawarra unions support seafarers 2019-05-08 [The Mercury]

Nurses and patient at Sydney's Royal Prince Alfred Hospital stabbed in face by woman with scissors 2019-05-05 [ABC]

Mid-week May Day sees unions hit the streets in force 2019-05-03 [Honi Soit]

Major parties must commit to High Speed Rail to Northern NSW 2019-05-02 [RTBU]

Uber-style bus proposal for Adelaide cost taxpayers $180 per user in NSW, union claims 2019-05-01 [ABC]

UOW staff win big through union 2019-04-26 [The Mercury]

Maldon-Dombarton funding crucial for Illawarra and South Coast 2019-04-23 [RTBU]

Change the Rules election campaign kicks off in Reid 2019-04-17 [ACTU]

Change the Rules: Sydney Call Nights 2019-04-16 [CPSU]

Change the Rules election campaign kicks off in Robertson 2019-04-16 [ACTU]

NTEU heads to Supreme Court over University of Wollongong and Ramsay Centre 2019-04-13 [NTEU]

Sydney fast ferry passengers face possible strike disruptions 2019-04-10 [The Morning Herald]

Illawarra's 'Uniontown' campaign could be used Australia wide, says labour council 2019-04-10 [The Mercury]

Port Kembla coal terminal workers celebrate getting back to work 2019-04-09 [Illawarra Mercury]

This month in labour history

3-07-1892 A 6,000 strong meeting calls for immediate strike action at Broken Hill as miners' previous agreements with employers expire. [more]

16-07-1986 The mining community of Moura was hit with disaster when a massive explosion at No. 4 mine claimed 12 lives. [more]

27-07-1917 A mass meeting of the Amalgamated Society of Engineers in Sydney votes to strike against the introduction of a time card system. [more]