May 05, 2014 12:51 PM

A louder voice for quality

Working towards a debate about the need for quality in early education and childcare, not just for its accessibility and affordability.


April 02, 2014 3:48 PM

Fair Work Commission - Order


March 27, 2014 5:04 PM

Brewery Workers Insist On Safety Before Redundancies

Safety must take priority over staff cuts, Abbotsford brewery workers say.


March 25, 2014 5:21 PM

A Good Place To Work

Manufacturing supplies good jobs but just as there are fewer of those jobs, the workers whose skills make them good jobs must struggle to maintain their conditions.


March 17, 2014 6:11 PM

Ambulance Paramedics Vote ‘YES’ To Strike

Victoria's paramedics show their patience with the head-in-the-sand Napthine Government is running out.


March 12, 2014 12:59 PM

We don't want a US-style army of the working poor

If weekend and night rates are lost how we work and live will be transformed for the worse.


March 11, 2014 11:34 AM

We don't want a US-style army of the working poor

Imagine an Australia with no compensation for working public holidays, weekends, or nights, or overtime. Imagine an Australia that allows the award safety net of pay and conditions to be undercut. That's where the federal government is taking us.


February 27, 2014 4:14 PM

Tony Abbott: Please respect our sacrifice

Tony Abbott: Please respect our sacrifice. Hands off our penalty rates.


February 18, 2014 3:08 PM

Thousands rally for right to protest

Thousands join paramedic Morgyn McCarthy in declaration of right to campaign and protest...


February 17, 2014 10:27 AM

Penalty rates a fair reward for sacrifice

Penalty rates are a fair reward for the sacrifices workers and their families make writes Jess Walsh.


February 07, 2014 4:04 PM

Penalty rates essential for families and services

Penalty rates essential for families and services


February 04, 2014 5:37 PM

'What Do They Think We Are - Robots?'

City cleaner Suzie Kotevski sets the Productivity Commission straight on working until 70: 'Robots, we're not!'