Tertiary Education Work Landscape in Focus: England II Yarra Council Update - Steve Jolley II This is the Week II Chemicals in our Food Chain

Saturday, 17 April 2021 - 7:30am to 9:00am
Chemicals in our landscapes?

Tertiary Education Work Landscape in Focus: England II Marxist 2021 featured the New battlegrounds of class struggle: university workers fight back, with activists from Australia and around the world. Today we play the speech from Feyzi Ismail. Feyzi Ismail is a member of the University and College Union at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. In recent years union activists at SOAS have organised casual academics, campaigned successfully to reverse the outsourcing of cleaning and other support staff, and organised major strikes over pensions and job security.

Yarra Council Update - Stephen Jolley II We talk to Stephen Jolley, independent Socialist councillor on the Yarra Council about the end to a social housing project in Yarra and the defeat of hikes to sports facilities fees to community sports clubs.

This is the Week II Kevin is a Saturday morning indulgence - the week tied up.

Chemicals in our Food Chain II Dr Matt Landos talks to us about the problem of regulation of chemicals in our food chain and why we should be worried about the regulator APVMA (the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority).