Bill Shorten's promise to tighten the visa system for short-term skilled migrants won't do anything for local jobs or wages.
Immigration has featured as an issue in every Australian election since 2001. But the numbers often tell a different story from the political posturing.
The UK government has done little to prove how it will continue to attract highly skilled migrants after Brexit.
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.