Sally McManus, Secretary of the Australian Council of Trade Unions, reveals the Liberal Party’s strategic 30 Years’ War against workers rights and the union movement.
Supportah TV – Employment Minister Tony Burke is set to introduce new protections for gig economy workers including a minimum wage, in addition to superannuation and leave entitlements in some cases.
PODCAST – Wage theft is now a crime in Queensland and Victoria. Industrial advocate Miles Heffernan from Supportah explains the changes and how it is now easier than ever for workers to recover their stolen wages.
Supportah TV – Qantas once had the reputation of the best airline in the world, but as of June this year, it was ranked one of the worst. The failure of Qantas to provide even basic levels of service in 2022 can be traced back more than a decade, when CEO Alan Joyce set out to break his unionised workforce and replace them with cheaper contract workers.
Supportah TV – The national minimum wage in Australia increases today to $21.38 an hour or $812.60 a week. Find out what you need to know to ensure that you are paid your proper wages and entitlements.
Supportah TV – Non-disclosure agreements or confidentiality agreements are standard practice in sexual harassment, bullying and discrimination settlements, however, many experts are now calling for them to be banned.
Supportah TV – Senator James Paterson is offering dodgy unpaid internships to university students. The internships offer no formal training and are being used by Paterson as a source free labour in his Melbourne electorate office in the lead-up to the federal election.