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Calling All Workers

A programme from the combined trade unions of Manawatu, looking at current issues affecting local workers.

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Show host: MPR - Manawatu People's Radio Category: News, Issues and Current Affairs Language: English Website: Show's website Email: Email this show iTunesPodcasts on iTunes

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Calling All Workers 18-06-2019
John interviews Deborah Russell, Labour MP for New Lynn, on the "Wellbeing Budget" and its ramifications for NZ workers. Deborah was formally employed at Massey teaching on taxation issues and stood for the Rangitikei electorate. Mention is also made of the forthcoming Government-Union forum to be held in Palmerston North and the Union-aid sponsored visit by Myanmar Young Leaders.
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Calling All Workers 04-06-2019
Dereck with George Larkins - MCWU
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Calling All Workers 21-05-2019
Dereck Picking and Jared Abbott (Secretary Transport, Logistics & Manufacturing FIRST Union) discuss: First Union has signed the first collective in the sheep shearing and wool handling industry in 24 years with local Manawatu Shearing Ltd. The collective includes market-leading rates of pay and will enable workers within the company to engage more in decision making around their employment and the wider industry.
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Calling All Workers 07-05-2019
Lyn Williams - In Safe Hands
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Calling All Workers 16-04-2019
John Shennan with Bill Rosenberg
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Calling All Workers 19-03-2019
Dion Martin - Climate Strike
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Calling All Workers 19-02-2019
Derek with Sarah Stone
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Calling All Workers 22-01-2019
Derek interviews Iain Lees-Galloway
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Calling All Workers 08-01-2019

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