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The AMIEU is a non profit organisation designed to help meat workers both at work and provide benefits outside of work.

Clueless Barnaby Joyce Spits On Australian Meat Workers

Clueless Barnaby Joyce Spits On Australian Meat Workers Australia’s drunken uncle Barnaby Joyce has continued his extraordinary campaign of attacking Australian meat workers, demonstrating once more just how fundamentally out of touch he is with the rural Australia he claims to represent. Joyce published an opinion piece on Monday in The Guardian, in which he claimed that the 457 skilled migrant visa program was necessary to provide country towns with

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Workplace Exploitation Continues In Poultry Industry, Even As Compliance Improves

Workplace Exploitation Continues In Poultry Industry, Even As Compliance Improves This week’s announcement by the Fair Work Ombudsman of their interim findings into underpayments at Baiada offers a chance to reflect on the progress of tackling systemic workplace exploitation issues in Australia. We first exposed dodgy labour contractors operating at Baiada all the way back in 2013, with the ABC’s Lateline program reporting on the shocking revelations we uncovered during

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Thomas Foods Forced to Back Down After Calling Police on Union

Thomas Foods Forced to Back Down After Calling Police on Union Thomas Foods in Murray Bridge, South Australia have been forced into a humiliating backdown after calling the police on the AMIEU, only for the police to tell them the union had every right to be there. The Murray Bridge site has two separate lunchrooms, both of which are regularly serviced by visiting AMIEU officials. Last week however, Thomas Foods management decided, suddenly and with no explanation, that one of the two lunchrooms was off limits to to the AMIEU. Needless to say, union officers ignored this unlawful order and moved into the lunchroom as normal. A flustered Thomas Foods management then called the police to have these troublesome union officers ejected — only to be disappointed when the police

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