Greece 15-40% pay cut

Collective agreement continuance expires today; hundreds of thousands of private sector workers face 15-40% wage decrease As mainstream national and international media occupy themselves with the forming of a coalition government, an extremely significant story has received little coverage in Greece: today marks the expiration of the collective agreement continuance (metenergeia ) for 80 out … Continue reading Greece 15-40% pay cut

URGENT: Aboriginal Sovereign Embassy supporters needed at Musgrave Park

Brisbane City Council to try to forcibly remove Aboriginal Sovereign Embassy supporters urgently needed at Musgrave Park 14 May 2012 Brisbane City Council has turned its back on negotiations with the Brisbane Sovereign Embassy over its right to exist in Musgrave Park, South Brisbane. This afternoon at around 4pm, Luke Bell from Brisbane City Council … Continue reading URGENT: Aboriginal Sovereign Embassy supporters needed at Musgrave Park

Police amass at James Price in the Kimberley after Mothers Day protest by 600 outside Broome Police Station – Save the pristine Kimberley

by Gerry Georgatos Today, Monday May 14, after yesterday's peaceful protest by 600 folk outside Broome Police Station, police are amassing in large numbers at Blacktank camp access route - to ensure Woodside Petroleum geophysical site work for the proposed gas hub precinct at James Price Point. Police are reportedly expected at Manari Road access … Continue reading Police amass at James Price in the Kimberley after Mothers Day protest by 600 outside Broome Police Station – Save the pristine Kimberley