The Morrison Government’s IR Bill passed the Senate yesterday, stripped of all but one of its major provisions. This was a win for unions, workers, and the community who campaigned against the changes, writes Chloe Ward.
Working people in unions have successfully stopped many of the worst aspects of the Morrison Government’s anti-worker "Omnibus Bill" from becoming law.
A year ago this week, the World Health Organisation (WHO) made an announcement we never imagined would happen in our lifetime - the outbreak of a global pandemic.
Imagine getting laid-off over Christmas, abandoned by your employer, left with nothing while the bills stack up. It’s a nightmare scenario, but for Mark and 300 of his colleagues, it was all too real.
This week the Senate will be voting on the Morrison Government’s industrial relations (IR) Bill. Let’s break down what this Bill could mean for you and why it must be stopped.