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The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program provides pregnant women, new mothers and young children (under 5) with healthy foods and nutrition education. These services are free to families who qualify. 233 more words


Unions and supermarkets striking deals to undermine workers' wages and conditions?

An article by Ben Schneiders and Royce Millar in the Sydney Morning Herald (24 May 2015) argues that low-paid workers in Australian supermarkets will have their wages and conditions undermined if a new agreement struck between their employers and the shop assistants’ union — the… 154 more words


Trades Council

Developing the trade union movement in the city.



Welcome to Kafco #1

The first issue of my new weekly webcomic is up on Global Revolution Comix.  Check them out for other great stuff, including the serialized comic book, The Unionizer. 109 more words

on trade unions

I was watching Question Time last night and the conversation turned to Trade Unions, at which point a panel member asked ‘it is 2015 what is the point of unions?’  I was shocked and appalled all at once. 572 more words