May 21, 2018 4
A Crikey reader asks: is it time to clean house? Plus other responses to last week's stories.
February 6, 2018 11
The only possible strategic response to this assault on workers' rights is wildcat strikes.
January 29, 2018 33
The defusing of Sydney rail-worker's threat to strike has raised once again the question of how free our right to strike really is.
July 24, 2017 7
In the last five years Australia has enjoyed a period of industrial relations peace that no one would have believed in the 1980s.
March 21, 2016 7
Greg Hywood wasn't always an executive who wanted to fire people and cut newsrooms to an anaemic level. Once upon a time he stood up for workers' rights.
June 8, 2012 2
Forget what you read in the newspapers. The number of days lost to industrial disputes reduced significantly in the past quarter, part of an overall long-term trend downwards.
June 15, 2009
It’s hard to think of a major figure from Australian trade union history who wouldn’t fall foul of the current building industry code, writes Jeff Sparrow.
May 28, 2009
With the economic slump hitting jobs hard, workers around the world are rediscovering the power of direct action.
August 9, 2007
We have seen in recent days how the findings from public opinion polling can directly and malignantly influence public policy.