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Anatomy of a Mid-Life Crisis

For the last few weeks, I have been looking for a fresh take on world events, whether it was Trump and international events, the moral failings of celebrity culture, or the daily joke that has become Australian politics. 660 more words

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Gig economy strike and the Bologna Riders Union

The Bologna experience shows that coming together and organising is the only way to answer to the casualisation of the working conditions and of life itself. 89 more words


The wave of worker resistance in European food platforms 2016-17

by Callum Cant

Official strike statistics do not sufficiently describe worker resistance in food platforms. The workers have irregular employment status, and they tend to use informal strikes and protest tactics. 169 more words


Unions to fight casualisation of Australia's workforce | Australia news | The Guardian

Many casual workers were permanent in all but name, the union argued, and were afforded significantly inferior rights and conditions, despite working regularly for the same employer.

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Learning to feel like a lawyer: law teachers, sessional teaching and emotional labour in legal education

This week, a new publication from members of the Smart Casual team has been published in the Griffith Law Review.  A limited number of free downloads of the paper are available… 186 more words

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