ACOSS CEO Cassandra Goldie is joined by Karen, who is on JobSeeker, to speak about what a huge difference to her wellbeing the increased rate of JobSeeker has made. Karen speaks about it being easier […]
Australian Unions are fighting to protect the jobs, wages, and rights of every worker in Australia. Australians need fairer and better rights at work. The Australian council of Trade Unions (ACTU) has been invited into […]
Contributed By Ugly A new coalition of Pacific Peace groups, which has been convened by the Independent and Peaceful Australia Network (IPAN) and World Beyond War New Zealand, is calling for cancellation of the “RIMPAC’ […]
By Joe Montero As we approach July, two things are becoming increasingly clear. A depression rivaling the one that came 70 years ago could be in the making, and the top echelons in the business […]
Contributed The passing of laws in Victoria on Tuesday night, which make the stealing of wages from workers a criminal offense, is a milestone. Victoria is the first Australian state or territory to do this.
By Jim Hayes When the Scott Morrison government claims it is working on a plan to protect democracy, counter disinformation and promote transparency, it’s time to get worried. These are not exactly this government’s style.
By Ben Wilson As the controversy over black deaths in custody in Australia gathers momentum, the big Black Lives Matter marches around the nation have been added to, with an alliance representing more than 1000 […]
By Joe Montero Not unexpectedly, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD), has just painted a dim forecast for Australia’s economy, suggesting that it will contract by 6.3 percent, if there is a second […]