Archive | August, 2013
On productivity

On productivity

Productivity of what for whom from Workers Bush Telegraph by Humphrey McQueen http://workersbushtelegraph.com.au/2013/08/23/productivity-of-what-and-for-whom/ Musical chairs among the parliamentary cretins brought no change to the gabble around ‘productivity’. As Rudd’s Education Minister, Gillard had spelt out that her policy even for pre-schoolers was to drive up productivity. Abbott is going to refer industrial relations to the […]

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NTEU election TV ad and more

NTEU election TV ad and more

To help NTEU raise the profile of universities and university underfunding this election, please like and share our ‪‎VoteSmart‬ TV ad, vote Green in the Senate

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Ark Tribe

Ark Tribe

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” AbbottPM brings back Stasi ABCC police against all unions. update 10th september.Members of the federal police could be assigned to monitor the activities of unions on building sites as part of plans by the new Coalition government to stamp out unlawful activity. The Australian Financial Review understands Prime […]

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Fraser and Tanter in Darwin on Defence

Fraser and Tanter in Darwin on Defence

1. Please encourage people to come to ‘Defending Australia’ friday 23 August 2013, Parliament House, Darwin NT Malcom Fraser “Does Australia have the courage to establish a degree of strategic independence?” and Professor Richard Tanter Senior Research Associate, Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability and Professor, School of Political Social Studies, University of Melbourne “Lilypads […]

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Bob Carnegie contempt case dismissed: but common law damages case still on.

Bob Carnegie contempt case dismissed: but common law damages case still on.

With this first legal win, we have to keep the campaign going to have Abigroup withdraw against Bob Carnegie the ancient master and servant civil law torts for damages. October update:DAMAGES CASE AGAINST BOB AND THE CFMEU & ETU DUE TO START SOON. Daniel Randall, who has organised solidarity actions for Bob in London, writes: […]

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