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Senator Doug Cameron speaks regarding the death of Tim McPherson at Barangaroo

Please find below a link to ALP Senator Doug Cameron speaking about the death of Tim McPherson at Barangaroo ferry hub on March 1, 2017.

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MUA Celebrates NT ALP backing its Push for Safer Ports and Ships

Maritime workers today celebrated the ALP State Conference passing a series of Maritime Union of Australia Northern Territory Branch motions at the weekend, aimed at ensuring the future viability and safety of NT ports and ships.

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Vale Martin McGuinness

Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) National Secretary and International Transport Workers¹ Federation (ITF) President Paddy Crumlin has paid tribute to former IRA leader turned Sinn Féin politician, Martin McGuinness.

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MUA Wary Of Turnbull Government Discussion Paper On Coastal Shipping

The Turnbull Government has released its long-awaited discussion paper on the future of coastal shipping in Australia but the document has left the MUA with more questions than answers.

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ACTU To Address Energy Policy Vacuum

The ACTU will set up a national energy policy working group as the nation grapples with blackouts in some parts of Australia alongside a looming gas shortage with almost all of our available gas currently shipped off overseas.

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MUA workers at Webb Dock take a stand for Penalty Rates

MUA members at Webb Dock are taking a stand against the erosion of penalty rates, with new legal advice suggesting cuts may not be limited to hospitality and retail workers.

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Crumlin Congratulates Sally McManus Following Her Election As ACTU Secretary

Maritime Union of Australian National Secretary Paddy Crumlin has welcomed the appointment of Sally McManus as the new Secretary of the Australian Council of Trade Unions’ (ACTU).

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International Women's Day March

On Saturday March 11 the streets of Sydney we filled with people marching for International Women's Day

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National Day Of Action Against Turnbull Government

The MUA has joined the CFMEU and other unions to march through Australia’s capital cities to protest against the Abbott/Turnbull Government’s raft of anti-worker policies.

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Penalty rate decision opens door for pay cuts in nursing, teaching and other sectors

Nurses, teachers, cleaners, community, social, disability and construction workers are all at risk of having their penalty rates cut following the recent Fair Work Commission (FWC) decision.

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