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Working people aren't lazy

Date of Release: 
12/09/2016

General Secretary Robert Reid appeared on RadioLive to set the record straight after Prime Minister John Key told media that New Zealand needs high migration because local workers are too lazy or on drugs. 

Don't close branches and sack workers!

Date of Release: 
05/09/2016

Westpac is consulting on a proposal that could see 19 branches shut and 70 people put out of work. 

Sign the petition to tell Simon Power this is unacceptable.

Who's to blame for the housing crisis?

Date of Release: 
05/09/2016

General Secretary Robert Reid appeared on Waatea 5th Estate to discuss what we do about the housing crisis. 

Communities fight back over Westpac proposal

Date of Release: 
05/09/2016

Tali Williams spoke with Willie Jackson on RadioLive about communities and workers pushing back against Westpac's proposal to close 19 branches across the country and put up to 70 people out of work. 

 

Pan Pac kiln exposed on TV3

Date of Release: 
05/09/2016

The dangerous kiln at Pan Pac Mill outside of Napier has been exposed on TV3's Story programme. Union members at the Mill are on a health and safety strike, meaning they will refuse to operate the kiln. 

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