Waikato University academic calls for default unionism

Today's labour news

Nurses union board seeks to oust president after investigation into 'inappropriate' message 2019-08-18 [Fairfax media]

Butcher was right to be fired for racist comments, ERA says 2019-08-18 [Fairfax Media]

Secondary principals to vote on industrial action 2019-08-15 [Fairfax Media]

Former Wagamama staff say they're owed thousands 2019-08-14 [Radio New Zealand]

Meras Annual General Meeting 2019-08-14 [MERAS]

New deal means White Ferns can earn up to $80,000 2019-08-14 [Radio New Zealand]

Public support for union default 2019-08-13 [University of Waikato]

Postal Workers Union warns of widespread mail scam 2019-08-13 [Postal Worlers Union]

Junior doctors settle pay conflict with district health boards, endling lengthy dispute 2019-08-13 [NZ Herald]

2019 Pharmac Kaitiaki awards presented 2019-08-13 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Junior doctors resolve employment conflict with district health boards 2019-08-13 [Newshub]

Helen Kelly-Together 2019-08-12 [NZIFF]

'We shouldn't put up with this': Train manager who kicked passenger off train urges Kiwi's to stand up to racism 2019-08-12 [Newshub]

Ripped off hospitality workers need to get more militant 2019-08-12 [Fairfax Media]

Staff struggling to get what they are owed from failed restaurant chain Wagamama 2019-08-12 [Fairfax Media]

Staff struggling to get what they are owed from failed restaurant chain Wagamama 2019-08-11 [Fairfax Media]

Cloud Ocean bottling plant 'unacceptable' conditions for NZ-union claims 2019-08-10 [Fairfax Media]

Nurses conference to put 'fire in the belly' for army of Maori nurses 2019-08-09 [NZNO-Toputanga tapuhi kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Tauira (students) essential to raising an army of Maori nurses 2019-08-09 [NZNO-Toputanga tapuhi kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

$55 million cut to District Health Board mental health funding revealed 2019-08-09 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

More effort needed to fix gaps in healthcare 2019-08-09 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

Cloud Ocean job losses disappointing 2019-08-09 [E tu union]

Accelerated silicosis warning prompts 52 people to contact Worksafe New Zealand 2019-08-09 [Fairfax media]

DHB's cut mental health funding by $55million; health spending falling overall-union 2019-08-07 [Fairfax Media]

High employment , rising wages business, union debate 2019-08-07 [Radio New Zealand]

CTU welcomes lowest unemployment rate in a decade 2019-08-07 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

2019 Health budget analysis-has the government budgeted enough for the health of New Zelanders? 2019-08-07 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Workers being forced back to China without a day in court 2019-08-07 [Unite Union]

Hospital specialists welcome government boost for cancer care 2019-08-07 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

More investment in hospital specialist workforce needed to tackle ballooning deficits 2019-08-07 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

E tu urges NZTA to lift funding for VTNZ 2019-08-07 [E tu union]

Education reform must prioritze the needs of staff and learners 2019-08-07 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Service sector adds jobs despite wage hike 2019-08-07 [Newsroom]

Company profits rising, wage shares falling 2019-08-05 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Primary principals to vote on further strike action for pay parity 2019-08-05 [TVNZ]

VTNZ workers strike, demanding more pay 2019-08-05 [Newshub]

Driving vehicle testing officals at VTNZ to strike for 24-hours 2019-08-05 [Radio New Zealand]

Allocation of new learning support coordinators based on the needs of bureaucracy, not of children 2019-08-05 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

VTNZ workers to strike over low pay 2019-08-05 [E tu union]

Sasha Borissenko: Legal union - better late than never 2019-08-04 [The Herald]

More homes: A public good 2019-08-04 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Andrew Dickens: Helen Kelly doco a reminder that unions aren't all that bad 2019-08-04 [NewstalkZB]

Whanganui Farmers store staff join First Union protest in support of living wage 2019-08-04 [NZ Herald]

Aucklands North Shore Hospital increases premium staff parking 200% more than day rate 2019-08-04 [Fairfax Media]

Union to consider industry training changes 2019-08-02 [E tu union]

Former staff say Wellhous building owes firmowes them thousands 2019-07-31 [Radio New Zealand]

Proposed cuts at Whitireia and Weltec must be withdrawn 2019-07-31 [TEU]

Labour inspectorate challenges Subway franchise 2019-07-31 [MBIE]

Cattle market: Burger King sorry for group job interview in busy Dunedin restaurant 2019-07-31 [NZ Herald]

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