Federal

Feb 6, 2018

Rundle: effective strike action is dying in this country, and it’s partly Labor’s fault

The only possible strategic response to this assault on workers' rights is wildcat strikes.

Guy Rundle — Correspondent-at-large

Guy Rundle

Correspondent-at-large

RTBU NSW Secretary Alex Claassens (left) and Secretary of Unions NSW Mark Morey

Days after the Nice Work Commission -- sorry, Fair Work Commission; Nice Work Commission is what lawyers call it -- ruled against the NSW rail unions, declaring their proposed January 26 weekend strike illegal, and we all appear to have moved on.

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