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·     Statement from ACTU President Michele O’Neil on Virgin Australia (ACTU, 5 August 2020)

·     Paul Keating attacks Covid-19 super withdrawal scheme as unfair burden on young (The Guardian, 4 August 2020)

·     Former ACTU boss says workers have shouldered enough pandemic costs (The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 August 2020)

·     Victorians to get federal paid pandemic leave disaster payments (The Age, 3 August 2020)

·     Woolies liquor warehouse workers walk off the job after new virus case (The Age, 3 August 2020)

·     Joint letter with ACTU: Federal paid pandemic leave (Mirage News, 3 August 2020)

·     A case is mounting for paid pandemic leave. But it won't be a silver bullet (ABC, 2 August 2020)

·     Melbourne educators could be abandoned without pay (United Workers Union, 2 August 2020)

·     What's behind wave of COVID-19 spreading through Victoria's meatworks? (The Age, 31 July 2020)

·     Spotless laundry shut down due to coronavirus after company tried to force staff to work (ABC, 31 July 2020)

·     Young people need a plan for economic recovery that will deliver jobs (ACTU, 30 July 2020)

·     Early access superannuation scheme estimated to hit $42 billion in coronavirus support (ABC, 30 July 2020)

·     $42 billion ripped from retirement savings in ideological attack (ACTU, 30 July 2020)

·     Spotless takes staff to Fair Work Commission for refusing to come to work after coronavirus outbreak (ABC, 30 July 2020)

·     Turosi Golden Farms abandons workers during COVID-19 outbreak (United Workers Union, 29 July 2020)

·     Scott Morrison opens door to paid pandemic leave for workers needing to self-isolate (The Guardian, 29 July 2020)

·     Government must extend paid pandemic leave to cover all workers (ACTU, 28 July 2020)

·     JobKeeper could have saved university jobs (Australian Associated Press, 28 July 2020)

·     Fair Work Commission awards paid pandemic leave to aged care workers to stop staff going to work sick (ABC, 27 July 2020)

·     Union survey highlights aged care issues (Australian Associated Press, 27 July 2020)

·     Government must disclose plan for super guarantee (ACTU, 27 July 2020)

·     Woolworths employee wears second badge in attempt to stop customer abuse (Yahoo News Australia, 27 July 2020)

·     How aged care workers felt during the pandemic: new survey (The Australian, 27 July 2020)

·     Dennis Atkins: Morrison government’s labour law reforms will make a bad system worse (The New Daily, 26 July 2020)

·     Universities could lose 30,000 jobs as COVID-19 hits overseas enrolments (The New Daily, 26 July 2020)

·     500 Woolworths workers walk off for pay equality and secure work (United Workers Union, 24 July 2020)

·     Poll finds 80% support paid pandemic leave (ACTU, 23 July 2020)

·     Morrison must step up to save and create jobs, deliver pandemic leave (ACTU, 23 July 2020)

·     Why a Commonwealth-backed paid pandemic leave scheme makes sense (The New Daily, 23 July 2020)

·     Question marks over future JobSeeker rate (7News, 22 July 2020)

·     Calls for paid pandemic leave grow as Victorian premier links Covid-19 surge to insecure work (The Guardian, 22 July 2020)

·     Companies receiving jobkeeper have laid off more than 700,000 excluded workers (The Guardian, 22 July 2020)

·     Union campaign delivers continued income support (ACTU, 21 July 2020)

·     JobSeeker cuts will lead to ‘huge increase in homelessness’, advocates fear (The New Daily, 21 July 2020)

·     Unions launch plan for jobs led reconstruction (ACTU, 20 July 2020)

·     ACTU reveals its plan to ease unemployment pain (The New Daily, 20 July 2020)

·     National COVID-19 in aged care survey - Final report (ANMF, June 2020)

·     Survivors can afford a $30 a week pay rise says the ACTU (Financial Review, 10 June 2020)

·     Worker claims unfair dismissal after questioning cleaning requirement for JobKeeper (ABC News, 22 May 2020)

·     Employers fail to prepare for workers’ return (The Australian, 21 May 2020)

·     Australian workplaces adopt physical distancing but few other Covid-19 safety measures, poll finds (The Guardian, 21 May 2020)

·     Record drop in retail spending shows need for ACTU plan to rebuild domestic economy (ACTU, 20 May 2020)


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