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Ikea workers in Australia win fixed shifts with their union SDA

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Australia Qantas to Pay $21K Compensation in Landmark TWU Victory [TWU] 28-02-2024

Australia Ikea workers in Australia win fixed shifts with their union SDA [UNI Global Union] 28-02-2024

Australia ACTU welcomes historic publication of gender pay gap across Australia [ACTU] 27-02-2024

Australia Union for workers in female-dominated roles pledges to act over unacceptably high gender earnings gap [ASU] 27-02-2024

Australia Union Fights for Gig Workers' Rights: A Campaign for Equality [BNN Breaking] 23-02-2024

Australia Rotten “Perfection” and the universal struggle for equality and justice [IUF] 22-02-2024

Australia Unions welcome working people’s real wages finally moving [ACTU] 21-02-2024

Australia Woolworths profits show they have far too much power [ACTU] 21-02-2024

Australia ACTU response to Professor Fels’ report and recommendations [ACTU] 21-02-2024

Australia Migrant workers take a stand against gendered workplace violence [Australian Unions] 21-02-2024


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Ikea workers in Australia win fixed shifts with their union SDA 2024-02-28 [UNI Global Union]

Service-wide bargaining success continues for CPSU 2024-02-28 [CPSU]

40th anniversary of ACTU decision to back construction unions campaign for national superannuation scheme 2024-02-28 [ACTU]

Qantas to pay $21k to illegally stood down worker 2024-02-28 [ACTU]

Western Australia Pilots resume strike at Qantas subsidiary over pay 2024-02-28 [AAP]

Palestine Victoria Social workers take unprotected industrial action for Palestine 2024-02-28 [Green Left Weekly]

Gender pay gap the lowest on record 2024-02-28 [Australian Unions]

Qantas to Pay $21K Compensation in Landmark TWU Victory 2024-02-28 [TWU]

Tasmania Election candidates challenged to get State's bus service back on the road 2024-02-27 [RTBU]

Closing Loopholes 2: more good news for workers 2024-02-27 [MEU]

New South Wales Russell Vale closure a sad day for workers and community 2024-02-27 [MEU]

Workplace reform shows early signs of success 2024-02-27 [MEU]

Universities Accord must deliver improvements for staff and students: Union 2024-02-27 [NTEU]

Maritime Union’s Quadrennial National Conference begins in Adelaide 2024-02-27 [MUA]

CPSU welcomes NDIS Commission leadership change 2024-02-27 [CPSU]

Union for workers in female-dominated roles pledges to act over unacceptably high gender earnings gap 2024-02-27 [ASU]

Eight ways big business are sneakily taking your money 2024-02-27 [Australian Unions]

Victoria Longer regional rail strike as dispute deepens 2024-02-27 [The Gazette]

Super funds partnering with community housing providers can help tackle housing affordability 2024-02-27 [ACTU]

Safe Work Australia report shows why right to disconnect is so important 2024-02-27 [ACTU]

Coles should drop prices after $594m half-year profit 2024-02-27 [ACTU]

Gender pay gap report exposes top companies 2024-02-27 [Reuters]

New South Wales Qantas Faces Court Over Illegal Firing of Safety Rep 2024-02-27 [TWU]

Victoria V/Line workers to stage 13-hour strike, causing 'significant disruptions' to commuters after rejecting pay rise offer 2024-02-27 [Sky]

Tax office employees vote in favour of pay deal 2024-02-27 [The Mandarin]

ACTU welcomes historic publication of gender pay gap across Australia 2024-02-27 [ACTU]

Australian Capital Territory Parliament House sparkies pull the plug on short APS pay deal 2024-02-27 [The Mandarin]

Which big employers have the largest and smallest gender pay gaps? New data reveals all 2024-02-26 [ABC]

Western Australia Unions slam pay rises for fat cats, describes as ‘kick in the guts’ to workers 2024-02-25 [The West Australian]

New South Wales Guards to strike for 24 hours as resolution with G4S nowhere in sight 2024-02-25 [UWU]

Early educators vote with their feet: half ready to leave 2024-02-25 [UWU]

Taking Better Photos for Union Organisers 2024-02-25 [UnionsWA]

Sacked Hungry Panda rider spends 40th birthday protesting slashed pay and conditions 2024-02-25 [TWU]

Tasmania First priorty must be to fix Metro 2024-02-24 [RTBU]

New South Wales Rail workers launch community campaign to save the XPT Sleeper Carriages 2024-02-24 [RTBU]

Sex workers welcome WHS protections over criminal penalties 2024-02-24 [The Scarlet Alliance]

Jill McCabe to step down as Professionals Australia CEO 2024-02-24 [Professionals Australia]

Australia Global journalist unions call for US government to free Assange 2024-02-24 [MEAA]

Consultation commences for Western Australia offshore wind industry development in Bunbury 2024-02-24 [MUA]

Virgin leadership change presents an opportunity to reset relationship with workers 2024-02-24 [ASU]

Making change stick 2024-02-24 [AEU]

Ending the capital funding divide in Australias schools 2024-02-24 [AEU]

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control 2024-02-23 [The Conversation]

Transport Workers Union pushes for leave and superannuation rights for gig workers 2024-02-23 [Sky]

Union Fights for Gig Workers' Rights: A Campaign for Equality 2024-02-23 [BNN Breaking]

The right to work from home could be axed in the post-pandemic shift 2024-02-22 [SBS]

Working from home under spotlight as flexibility fades 2024-02-22 [AAP]

$1.25 billion underlying profit shows qantas abandoning compensation talks was driven by Joyce-style greed 2024-02-22 [TWU]

Transport Workers’ Union says Qantas’ half-year profit a ‘kick in the guts’ for workers illegally sacked during COVID it claims are still waiting for compensation 2024-02-22 [Sky]

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