From GetUp! Scott Morrison and State Premiers are meeting tonight to decide the fate of people who can’t make their rent or mortgage obligations.
By Joe Montero The other night’s address to the nation by Scott Morrison was an extraordinary effort to convince the nation that matters relating to the Covid-19 outbreak are well in hand. This is not […]
This article by Patrick Greenfield and Kalyeena Makortoff (The Guardian 18 March 2020), provides a timely warning. Two of them Citi and JP Morgan Chase happen to be the principal owners of the Commonwealth, Westpac, […]
The Australian Council of trade Unions (ACTU) is leading the union movement in pursuing two weeks leave paid by employers, arguing that it is their responsibility to keep workers safe under existing law. This call […]
By Joe Montero There is no doubt that the breakout of the Covid-19 virus has been manipulated for the purpose of deliberately panicking populations for political ends. Nor is it the single cause of the […]
The following statement (11 March 2020) has been released by the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) in response to COVID-19. It supports substantial action to deal with the threat, with special attention being paid […]
By Jim Hayes We are hearing a lot about the climate crisis: droughts, fire, rising sea levels, the loss of food and water security. A lot has been said about the disproportionate impact on indigenous […]
FGFP established in 2007 is a diverse coalition with membership representing ethnic, community – service providers, peace and faith groups – and retired unionists groups. An individual section was established in December 2013.