Wednesday 26th Sep, 2018
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Truckies set to rally

TRUCK drivers and their supporters are to protest in major capital cities on Wednesday (April 18) on the two-year anniversary…
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Wharfies and mates celebrate 20 years since Patrick dispute

UNIONS and Australian Labor Party faithful gathered at Melbourne Convention Centre on Thursday night for an event to mark twenty…
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Qube and MUA reach “in principle agreement”

PROGRESS has been made towards resolving the dispute between logistics company Qube and the Maritime Union. A spokesman for Qube…
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MUA holds “solidarity souvlaki” event

THE Maritime Union held a “solidarity souvlaki” with community members on Sunday to protest Qube’s “aggressive stance” during ongoing enterprise…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Twenty years on, Paddy maintains the rage

MEMORIES of 1998 dispute remain fresh in the mind of Maritime Union national secretary Paddy Crumlin. The snowy-haired firebrand spent…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: How 1998 changed me – Julian Burnside

A relatively apolitical figure who voted Liberal, the events of April and May 1998 led to a substantial change in attitude for barrister Julian Burnside

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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Schedule reliability boost from ‘reforms’

GREATER schedule reliability for shipowners was a key outcome of the peace agreement that followed the great waterfront dispute Llew…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: The life of a manager in 1998

AS AN operations manager at East Swanson Dock Peter van Duyn got a close up look at the dramatic events…
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