Celebrity chefs are calling for an amnesty for employers who underpay their workers, insisting the Australia's labour laws are too complicated to follow. But the experts Crikey spoke to say it's not that hard.
A BP employee will appeal the Fair Work Commission’s ruling that it was fair to sack him over a popular online Hitler meme. The case is the latest in a line of examples of social media blurring the lines between work and recreation.
Today's jobs aren't inherently worse than those that came before, but they are in need of dire help.
In the face of eroded union powers, failed campaigns and blurred class lines, young workers are turning to new ways of organising in the fight for their rights.
Can we really say Australia has "good" unemployment rate when 21% of Indigenous Australians can't find jobs?
George Calombaris' offences are a direct affront to the food industry that both he and MasterChef purport to support and glorify. Network Ten must make a stand.
Hospitality is one of the worst sectors for worker exploitation in Australia — and it's foreign workers who are most exploited.
With up to a quarter of small and medium businesses in Australia ripping off their workers, how can wage theft be properly tackled?
Former Queensland Nickel workers are owed money. That isn't in dispute. The question here is whether Palmer is allowed to demand silence in exchange for that money.