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TitleDescriptionPublished OnDuration Play Episode Link
Calling All Workers 23-07-2019George Larkins MCWU - Dereck and George have a brief discussion around the recent changes to Employment Law made by the current Labour Lead Coalition Government. Ending the show with "Can't kick me out of part the Union" by the Straubs23/07/2019 04:15 PM0:27:57Download //
Calling All Workers 09-07-2019FIRST Union Organiser, Dion Martin, discuss: Myanmar Young Leaders Programme [x2 songs by MYLP, x1 by Dion 'Step By Step']; NZCTU Unions/Govt Forum [NZCTU President speech]; Retail employers in collective agreement negotiations with FIRST Union (Farmers [picket chants], KMart, Bunnings, The Warehouse, H&M, Mitre 10 Dunedin/Mosgiel); Minimum Wage/Living Wage; Fair Pay Agreements; Q&A in Nov with Dereck Picking & George Larkins; Barbara Tilyard-Silbery [a memorial song by Dion]; 'People of Aotearoa' [Dion song]09/07/2019 04:15 PM0:30:34Download //
Calling All Workers 18-06-2019John interviews Deborah Russell, Labour MP for New Lynn, on the "Wellbeing Budget" and its ramifications for NZ workers. Deborah was formally employed at Massey teaching on taxation issues and stood for the Rangitikei electorate. Mention is also made of the forthcoming Government-Union forum to be held in Palmerston North and the Union-aid sponsored visit by Myanmar Young Leaders.18/06/2019 04:30 PM0:27:36Download //
Calling All Workers 04-06-2019Dereck with George Larkins - MCWU04/06/2019 04:15 PM0:26:18Download //
Calling All Workers 21-05-2019Dereck Picking and Jared Abbott (Secretary Transport, Logistics & Manufacturing FIRST Union) discuss: First Union has signed the first collective in the sheep shearing and wool handling industry in 24 years with local Manawatu Shearing Ltd. The collective includes market-leading rates of pay and will enable workers within the company to engage more in decision making around their employment and the wider industry.21/05/2019 04:15 PM0:24:35Download //
Calling All Workers 07-05-2019Lyn Williams - In Safe Hands07/05/2019 04:15 PM0:28:55Download //
Calling All Workers 16-04-2019John Shennan with Bill Rosenberg16/04/2019 04:15 PM0:29:3Download //
Calling All Workers 19-03-2019Dion Martin - Climate Strike19/03/2019 04:15 PM0:28:8Download //
Calling All Workers 19-02-2019Derek with Sarah Stone19/02/2019 04:15 PM0:22:12Download //
Calling All Workers 22-01-2019Derek interviews Iain Lees-Galloway22/01/2019 04:15 PM0:28:37Download //