Interviews with Dick Nichols on Catalonia; Ged Kearney about the high court judgement on penalty ratesby the FWC; Paul Adams president VU branch NTEU re the targeted attacks on staff

Friday, 13 October 2017 - 7:00am to 8:30am

7:00am Introduction and Acknowledgement of  Country 

7:05am GLW news items: equal marriage campaign and updates: Rohingya refugees update: recent government concessions to the private health insurance by targeting youth.

7:15am Interview with Dick Nichols from Barcelona about the Catalonia referendum and independence.

7:45am Interview with Ged Kearny, president of the ACTU about the Federal court affirming the FWC's judgement on cut in penalty rates for working on weekends and public holidays.

8:00am GLW activist calendar

8:10am Interview with Paul Adams from VU branch of the NTEU in relation to the targeted sacking of staff within the current EBA negotiations

Ongoing reports from Ctalonia in this blog.