Archive for June 16th, 2009
Posted by Bill, June 16th, 2009 - under ABCC, ACTU, Australian Building and Construction Commission, Australian Labor Party, Australian politics, Building industry, Building unions, Doug Cameron, Fair Work Australia, Fighting back, Julia Gillard, Kate Lundy, Resistance, Rudd Government, Rudd Labor, Strikes, Unions, United front.
For building workers it is work choices all over. Rudd Labor will keep the draconian and repressive powers of John Howard’s Australian Building and Construction Commission.
Posted by Leonie, June 16th, 2009 - under ACTU, ALP, Australian politics, Capitalism, Great Recession, HowRudd, HowRuddistas, Howard, Kevin Rudd, Labor Party, Labor sackings, Labor wage cuts, Neoliberalism, Peter Costello, Reaction.
This is Costello’s legacy – the threat of unemployment, attacks on wages and conditions and an economy teetering towards oblivion.