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After JobSeeker ends, we need a new unemployment system

We should take lessons learnt from the economic stimuli offered during the pandemic to restructure ...  
McManus says disappointing pay rise short-changes workers

Fair Work Commission’s paltry pay rise will leave many Australian workers struggling to feed ...  
Unemployment numbers likely worse than projected

Unemployment in Australia has been baking for a long time.  
Victory for Andrews Labor Government as anti-wage theft law is passed

The Andrews Government has had a victory in Victoria with the passing of new laws that will serve ...  
Staff and unions need to take up the fight for the ABC

The ones who should be fighting the hardest to save the ABC are those whose jobs depend on it and ...  
Job guarantee would ensure Uber Eats and Deliveroo workers eat too

Government funding to assure liveable wages would give gig economy workers real options.  
Labor's voice is needed on industrial relations reforms

Negotiations are taking place between the Government and ACTU for IR reforms, but Labor is rema ...  
Morrison's JobMaker plan and the 'skill' shortage

The Morrison Government’s focus on "skills" deflects attention from the real job market pr ...  
Should we save our ABC?

The ABC has faced savage budget cuts every year since 2013 and is now threatened by further cuts ...  
Together-alone with the Morrison Government

The Morrison Government has abandoned those in the arts and entertainment industry — an indu ...  
Morrison funds new kitchens — slashes unemployment benefits

A huge number of Australians will be plunged into poverty overnight as others get to renovate ...  
Neoliberalism is dashing all hopes of a post-COVID-19 utopia

Some think we heading for a post-COVID-19 utopia, but based on current projections, a pessimistic ...  
Josh and Scotty from Marketing: 9 reasons why we're not all in this together

After Josh Frydenberg’s $60 billion creative accounting error this week, it’s so lucky that ...  
Australia loses thousands of jobs needlessly

Unlike throughout the last global crisis, Australia’s economic management is failing badly.  
CQ University staff denied vote on pay-cut option ahead of massive job losses

Central Queensland University (CQU) Vice-Chancellor Professor Nick Klomp is planning to sack ...  
'A cave in': NTEU hasn't done enough to protect members amid COVID-19

As university staff emerge from the COVID-19 lockdown, many are perplexed at the perverse beha ...  
Today host Allison Langdon disregards plight of hospitality workers

Today host Allison Langdon's questions to a young union representative don't reflect the often ...  
MUNGO MACCALLUM: Morrison, Frydenberg and their crystal balls

Scott Morrison is trying to maintain the feeling of crisis and that he is the only one who can ...  
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