|Issue No 60||30 June 2000|
Letters to the Editor
industrial Gazettes Looking for a Home
Who's interested in an almost complete set of the NSW Industrial Gazettes from 1917 to 1989?
D'ya want to look roolly, trooly smart?
D'ya like the look of old, nicely-bound, musty books on bookshelves?
D'ya want to understand a little bit about what Jeff Shaw will be on about when he returns to the NSW industrial bar?
Well here's your opportunity.
The National Office of the LHMU are getting rid of one set of the NSW Industrial Gazettes,
We would like to place them in a nice home, so we are promoting this early 20th century literature through the 21st century world of the website and e-mail.
So if you want this set contact the LHMU librarian, Lyndall Gale, at: [email protected] or ring her on 02 9281 9511
PS Does anyone know what interesting industrial law cases were held in 1923,1925,1927,1932-1940? "Cause these are the only volumes missing ( nicked?) from this luverly 1917-1989 set.
Interview: Turning Tides
ACTU President Sharan Burrow reflects on the disappearance of the middle class and what the union movement can do about it
Unions: Fear and Loathing in Wollongong
For four days this week, too much unionism was barely enough. We bring you the highs and lows from behind the scenes and inside the bars of this week’s ACTU Congress.
Politics: The Group Hug
Opposition leader Kim Beazley came, saw and conga-ed. Here's what he said to the ACTU Congress.
History: Unions and Family Trees
Trade union records may not be the first port of call for a beginning family historian, but down the track a little, these records could bring to life an ancestor who previously was just a name printed on the page.
International: Fiji Bans Lifted
Fiji employers are expected to start reinstating all their workers over the next week, now that Australian union bans have been lifted at the request of the local union leadership.
Review: Room to Manoeuvre
Full employment with a highly skilled well-paid workforce is a realistic goal for Australia, despite the supposed constraints of globalisation.
Satire: Satan Subpoenaed To Cricket Inquiry
The King Commission of Inquiry into cricket match-fixing yesterday heard evidence from Satan that he never influenced Hansie Cronje to accept bribes.
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