Pages with topic "Change the government"
20 Sep 2019 : Federal government seeks to cut sick leave
The current federal government's true disregard for Australian workers continues to be revealed, this time as it seeks to help a multinational corporation to cut workers’ sick leave.
16 May 2019 : A fairer future for… the next generation
Leaving a fairer future for the next generation is a shared goal for many. As IEUA-QNT members cast their vote this weekend, they too will be considering the long-term impacts of parties’ proposed policies.
16 May 2019 : A fairer future for …women
Working women have disproportionately borne the brunt of Australia’s broken industrial rules.
16 May 2019 : A fairer future for… workers bargaining collectively
IEUA-QNT members know the current bargaining system is broken.
16 May 2019 : A fairer future for… those in insecure work
Statistics tell us that 40% of Australian workers are employed on insecure jobs. The statistics also say that 1 million Australians are underemployed. They tell us that 1 million Australians are working two jobs.
Australian workers suffered an $80 million hit to their wages across the recent public holiday period due penalty rate cuts, according to recent modelling.
3 May 2019 : Time to celebrate our 100 year anniversary!
Labour Day and May Day celebrations will be held this coming long weekend (4-6 May), providing a special opportunity to mark 100 years of our union.