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Climate Change is union business [NTEU] 2020-01-23

Donate to CFMEU Manufacturing Bushfire Relief Fund [CFMMEU] 2020-01-23

DP World aggressively escalates waterfront dispute in an attack on workers’ rights [CFMMEU] 2020-01-23

Los sindicatos se movilizan en la crisis nacional de incendios forestales [Education International] 2020-01-15

Les syndicats se mobilisent dans le cadre de la crise nationale des incendies [IE] 2020-01-09

Western Australia Fremantle: Hundreds of Wharfies take 24 hour Strike Action [CFMMEU] 2020-01-13

Negar el cambio climático pasa cuenta al Gobierno australiano con la crisis de incendios forestales [CSI] 2020-01-11

Australian government counts the cost of climate denial with ongoing bushfire crisis [ITUC] 2020-01-11

Trade unions mobilise in the national bushfire crisis [EI] 2020-01-11

Australian Capital Territory What are your work health & safety rights during the smoke haze? [UnionsACT] 2020-01-10

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Tasmania Tasmania miner ‘highly unlikely’ to have survived Henty gold mine collapse, police say 2020-01-24 [The Guardian]

Tasmania Worker missing in mine collapse on Tasmania’s west coast 2020-01-23 [The New Daily]

Western Australia Politics, Poetry and Class 2020-01-23 [UnionsWA]

Seeking Justice – Liz Shares her Story 2020-01-23 [HSA]

The bushfires gripping large parts of the country are—as many have said—unprecedented 2020-01-23 [HSU]

‘Oz Football Aid’ charity match to assist Nation’s bushfire recovery efforts 2020-01-23 [PFA]

Socceroo Craig Foster and Hollywood star Anthony LaPaglia name star-studded Oz Football Aid teams 2020-01-23 [PFA]

5 Reasons to improve your LinkedIn profile 2020-01-23 [Professionals Australia]

Australian Capital Territory Worksafe must enforce the law, prosecute bosses who exposed workers to toxic smoke 2020-01-23 [UnionsACT]

Climate Change is union business 2020-01-23 [NTEU]

Donate to CFMEU Manufacturing Bushfire Relief Fund 2020-01-23 [CFMMEU]

New South Wales MUA member Antony Olsson tells of Bushfire Horror on South Coast NSW 2020-01-23 [CFMMEU]

DP World aggressively escalates waterfront dispute in an attack on workers’ rights 2020-01-23 [CFMMEU]

Creative Safety Initiatives (CSI) Becomes First in Australia to Develop Nationally Accredited Course in Crystalline Silica Exposure Prevention 2020-01-23 [CFMMEU]

Defence: Have you got your Pm2 Masks? 2020-01-23 [CPSU]

Swissport gives undertakings to Fair Work Commission 2020-01-23 [ASU]

First languages lessons grow 2020-01-23 [AEU]

The art of conversation 2020-01-23 [AEU]

La comunidad mundial de sindicatos educativos lamenta el fallecimiento del juez australiano Trevor Olsson 2020-01-23 [IE]

Queensland Gladstone port workers protest against sham contracting 2020-01-20 [MUA]

New South Wales MUA member Anthony Olsson tells of bushfire horror on South Coast NSW 2020-01-20 [MUA]

Austrlia has slightly fewer billionaires but their wealth is still increasing, Oxfam 2020-01-20 [ABC]

New South Wales Company cuts workers' holidays short as dockers step up strike action 2020-01-20 [Sydney Morning Herald]

People no longer believe that working hard will lead to a better life 2020-01-20 [ABC]

Victoria UFU media release 2020-01-16 [UFU]

Western Australia Freemantle: Hundreds of wharfies take 24-hour strike action 2020-01-16 [MUA]

Western Australia Wharfies strike after protracted talks 2020-01-16 [Freemantle Gazette]

Western Australia Freemantle wharfies walk off the job 2020-01-16 [The West Australian]

Western Australia Wharfies walk off the job at Freo Port 2020-01-16 [6PR Newstalk]

McDonalds accused of cutting staff hours 2020-01-15 [Australian Financial Review]

Firefighters union slams plans for federal royal commision into fires 2020-01-15 [Sydney Morning Herald]

Los sindicatos se movilizan en la crisis nacional de incendios forestales 2020-01-15 [Education International]

Corrections Minister must resign over assault lies 2020-01-13 [UWU]

Tasmania Jobs must be saved at iconic Hobart pub 2020-01-13 [UWU]

Western Australia Fremantle: Hundreds of Wharfies take 24 hour Strike Action 2020-01-13 [CFMMEU]

Queensland Curragh mineworker fatality a tragic start to 2020 2020-01-13 [CFMMEU]

Queensland Worker killed at Queensland’s Curragh mine 2020-01-13 [News.com]

Western Australia Wharfies Stage Snap Strike at Fremantle 2020-01-13 [The Maritime Executive]

Jetstar has negotiated a temporary ceasefire with striking workers, as it prepares to face them at the negotiation table instead 2020-01-13 [Business Insider]

La crise des feux de brousse : ce que coûte au gouvernement le fait d’avoir ignoré le changement climatique 2020-01-12 [CSI]

Unions and employers join forces to demand increased bushfire relief for workers and fireys 2020-01-11 [The Morning Herald]

Negar el cambio climático pasa cuenta al Gobierno australiano con la crisis de incendios forestales 2020-01-11 [CSI]

Australian government counts the cost of climate denial with ongoing bushfire crisis 2020-01-11 [ITUC]

Trade unions mobilise in the national bushfire crisis 2020-01-11 [EI]

Bushfires highlight need for global climate action 2020-01-11 [BWI]

Government counts cost of climate denial 2020-01-11 [Scoop World]

HSA wins penalty rates case with FWC! 2020-01-10 [HSA]

Australian Capital Territory What are your work health & safety rights during the smoke haze? 2020-01-10 [UnionsACT]

Bushfire Solidarity 2020-01-10 [NTEU]

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