'Change the Rules': A report from the Australian Confederation of Trade Unions' national conference

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Australian Workers taking action

The Australian Confederation of Trade Unions (ACTU) is the peak body for unions in Australia. It recently held its national conference in Brisbane, Queensland.

Close to 1,000 unionists came together to discuss the situation for workers in Australia and the 'Change the Rules' campaign, which focuses on reducing the power of big business and increasing the power of workers. 

Piergiorgio Moro took part in the conference as a delegate for the Australian Services Union A&S VicTas Branch. Pier talks with Jiselle Hanna about the main themes of this conference.

Asia Pacific Currents provides updates of labour struggles and campaigns from the Asia Pacific region. It is produced by Australia Asia Worker Links, in the studio of 3CR Radio in Melbourne, Australia

Image:  Wikimedia - Australian workers taking action

 

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