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15,000 aged care workers threaten to strike [Inside Ageing] 2021-12-05

New South Wales Fair Work Commission shoots down BHP’s jab requirement [The New Daily] 2021-12-03

Like most of the fashion industry, there’s a blind spot in Country Road’s ethical focus [News 24] 2021-12-03

Queensland Union wins landmark workload case against USC at Fair Work Commission [NTEU] 2021-12-02

Statement on Scott Morrison's Lies about Wharfies [MUA] 2021-12-02

Morrison delays action for women again [ACTU] 2021-12-02

Victoria Report highlights need for sweeping ambulance Victoria cultural reforms [UWU] 2021-11-30

Victoria Regional Victorian dairy workers secure historic pay deal [UWU] 2021-11-30

Victoria VTHC statement on Pandemic Legislation [We Are Union] 2021-11-30

Morrison must address sexual harassment, violence in Parliament and in all workplaces [ACTU] 2021-11-30

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15,000 aged care workers threaten to strike 2021-12-05 [Inside Ageing]

New South Wales Sydneysiders told to expect significant delays as transport workers strike 2021-12-04 [Sky]

BHP's COVID vaccine mandate at a NSW mine has been found unlawful. Will it have national implications? 2021-12-04 [ABC]

‘We’ve had customers try to fight us’: life as an Australian retail worker today 2021-12-04 [The Guardian]

New South Wales Fair Work Commission shoots down BHP’s jab requirement 2021-12-03 [The New Daily]

‘Same Job Same Pay’ would end labour hire rip off 2021-12-03 [CFMMEU]

Labor’s 2030 target provides important certainty 2021-12-03 [ACTU]

New South Wales Mining union has big win against BHP over forced COVID vaccinations at Mount Arthur mine, with Fair Work Commission ruling 2021-12-03 [The Herald]

Like most of the fashion industry, there’s a blind spot in Country Road’s ethical focus 2021-12-03 [News 24]

Fair Work Commission rules BHP vaccine mandate unlawful due to lack of consultation 2021-12-03 [The Guardian]

South Australia Hospital safety alarm leads to inspections 2021-12-02 [UWU]

South Australia Walk-off at flinders medical centre amid anger about understaffing 2021-12-02 [UWU]

Queensland Fed up QLD aged care workers endorse strike action 2021-12-02 [UWU]

Underpayments – Fair Work Ombudsman takes Coles to court for $115m 2021-12-02 [SDA]

Queensland Union wins landmark workload case against USC at Fair Work Commission 2021-12-02 [NTEU]

Statement on Scott Morrison's Lies about Wharfies 2021-12-02 [MUA]

Another year gone, still no federal anti-corruption commission 2021-12-02 [ACTU]

Morrison delays action for women again 2021-12-02 [ACTU]

GDP shows cost of vaccine strollout 2021-12-02 [ACTU]

New South Wales USyd NTEU endorses move to protected action ballot, new Branch President 2021-12-02 [Honi Soit]

Victoria 'Sorry won't cut it': Former Bendigo paramedic reacts to 'damning' Ambulance Victoria report 2021-12-02 [The Advertiser]

Buying silence: we can’t stop workplace sexual harassment without banning non-disclosure agreements 2021-12-02 [The Conversation]

New South Wales Sydney Bus Drivers Are Holding Strikes For Equal Pay: Here’s When They’ll Be Going Down 2021-12-02 [Pedestrian]

International digital project reveals convicts’ contribution to Australian democracy for next generation 2021-12-02 [Monash Uni]

‘Mugged by reality’: Unions urged to shift focus from federal Labor to state action 2021-12-02 [The Age]

FedEx workers will receive over 9 per cent pay rise as wage agreement is reached before Christmas 2021-12-02 [ABC]

Victoria Report highlights need for sweeping ambulance Victoria cultural reforms 2021-11-30 [UWU]

Victoria Regional Victorian dairy workers secure historic pay deal 2021-11-30 [UWU]

Victoria VTHC statement on Pandemic Legislation 2021-11-30 [We Are Union]

Morrison must address sexual harassment, violence in Parliament and in all workplaces 2021-11-30 [ACTU]

Victoria More job cuts on the way for Victorian university staff 2021-11-30 [Green Left Weekly]

Victoria Ambulance Victoria CEO apologises to staff after report lays bare bullying, discrimination 2021-11-30 [ABC]

Government could intervene on wharf disputes ahead of Christmas 2021-11-30 [The Morning Herald]

Religious Discrimination Bill Is About Attacking Workers’ Rights 2021-11-30 [Jacobin]

‘Inadequate’: Unions call for universal pandemic leave payment for workers 2021-11-29 [The New Daily]

Stop profiting off our children! 2021-11-29 [UWU]

Gold honours for SOMA stalwarts 2021-11-29 [MEAA]

CEPU/CWU Statement on Australia Post Pandemic Leave Policy changes for unvaccinated employees 2021-11-29 [CWU]

A national crisis of numbers 2021-11-29 [AEU]

Support for workers critical to keeping reopening workplaces safe 2021-11-29 [ACTU]

Western Australia Unvaccinated police officer launches legal action against WA government over COVID mandate 2021-11-29 [7 News]

Public servants have been told to return to the office, but what risk do they face as COVID-19 remains in the community? 2021-11-29 [ABC]

Victoria Paramedics still feel ‘suicidal’ due to bullying despite human rights inquiry 2021-11-29 [The Age]

Victoria Saputo dairy workers at Allonsford, Vic, on verge of strike over pay differences 2021-11-29 [Farm Online]

Union accuses childhood education sector of ripping off taxpayers, staff 2021-11-29 [The Times]

Union accuses for-profit ECEC providers of wage theft, tax avoidance 2021-11-29 [Education HQ]

New South Wales Teachers to strike over workload, salaries and shortages 2021-11-27 [NSWTF]

South Australia Glenside Health workers walk off 2021-11-27 [UWU]

New South Wales Register Now: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Panel Discussions 2021-11-27 [Unions NSW]

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