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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST)  10th September, 1981 : Norm Gallagher, the Secretary of the Builders’ Labourers Federation, and professed champion of the workers, has feathered his own nest to the tune of $100,000, a Royal Commission into the … Continue reading

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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 21st June, 1985 : Norm Gallagher, leader of the Builders’ Labourers Federation, has been jailed for four years and three months after being found guilty in the Melbourne County Court of receiving bribes of … Continue reading

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Poor union workers

…from the quill of Antisthenes As tempting as it may be to write about the Craig Thomson affair, I shall refrain. After all, what do I know about the nitty-gritty details of the relentless struggle for workers rights by intrepid … Continue reading

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