May Day is a time to reflect on labour struggles of the past and demands for the future, and Canada's move toward increasing the minimum wage is not enough. Labour politics is about who counts
The taskforce must redesign Australia’s rather chaotic and unfair temporary labour migration program.
Temporary migrants are excluded from the benefits and rights of Australian citizenship. Is such immigration policy compatible with Australia's democratic principles and values?
Australia's current interest in the work temporary migrants do is laudable but needs to extend to other important issues of this million-strong community.