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Join us on 4ZZZ 102.1FM for Workers Power as we discuss worker's issues and struggles.

Latest Episodes

The neoliberal zombie apocalypse, and our graveyard universities

EThis week we talk to professor of social work at QUT, and NTEU member, Christine Morley, about the effects of neoliberal capitalism on tertiary education.

--4 d ago
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The neoliberal zombie apocalypse, and our graveyard universities

Racism, rubbish, and riots

EThis week we have an update from the committal hearing about the murder of Kumanjayi Walker, an upcoming action against the proposed incinerator in Ipswich, a success in the campaign for portable long service leave, a eulogy for David Graeber, and a bunch more.

--1 w ago
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Racism, rubbish, and riots

BLM and land rights

EThis week we talk to Delta Kay about how she and her mob won Indigenous Land Use Agreements in Arakwal country, and about the Black Lives Matter movement in the US and in Australia.

--2 w ago
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BLM and land rights

The crime of poverty

EThis week we talk to Jeremy Poxon from the Australian Unemployed Workers Union, to talk about the punishment workers face when they do not have a job, and how the union fights against that. We also talked about the MOStrike, you can find more information about that here.

--3 w ago
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The crime of poverty

Aged care: wage theft and maseratis

EThis week we talk to Lauren from the Health Services Union about organising in the aged care sector and a recent win which saw 9500 workers get their backpay, to support the HSU campaign for decent aged care you can go to their website. We also talked about the AUWU MOStrike, you can find more information about that here.

--AUG 19
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Aged care: wage theft and maseratis

Blockadeathon

EThis week we bring you news about blockades, we've got blockades in Uluru, Kangaroo point, Bolivia, and more. We've also got an update from last week's scallywag, and plenty more workers action. This week 4ZZZ has put on Radiothon, our annual subscriber drive, so if you subscribe now, not only do you get that warm inner glow of supporting community radio (as well as discounts at our sub discount outlets), you can also go in the run to win some awesome prizes. Click here to learn more.

--AUG 11
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Blockadeathon

Health and Safety Reps

EThis week we don't have a guest but Bill teaches us about Health and Safety Representatives, which is a topic that will be useful for all workers.

--AUG 4
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Health and Safety Reps

Solidarity saves lives

EThis week we talk to Jorgen, the Queensland CEO of Mates in Construction, about their work in preventing suicide in the construction industry and elsewhere.

--JUL 28
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Solidarity saves lives

the unemployed workers special

EThis week we talk to Jayden from Anti-Poverty Network, to talk about APN and their role in the LIFE campaign. And later in the show we talk to Col Davies from Fair Go For Pensioners, to talk about that campaign as well as the LIFE campaign.

--JUL 21
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the unemployed workers special

They're coming for the crates.

EThis week on Workers power Jaxom brings you an update directly from the front lines of the Kangaroo Point blockade, we share a story from Michael Williams about the Black Lives Matter movement, we give an update from the green ban in Parramatta, as always our scallywag of the week where we have yet another story showing that there is no law for the rich, and more.

--JUL 16
Comments
They're coming for the crates.

Latest Episodes

The neoliberal zombie apocalypse, and our graveyard universities

EThis week we talk to professor of social work at QUT, and NTEU member, Christine Morley, about the effects of neoliberal capitalism on tertiary education.

--4 d ago
Comments
The neoliberal zombie apocalypse, and our graveyard universities

Racism, rubbish, and riots

EThis week we have an update from the committal hearing about the murder of Kumanjayi Walker, an upcoming action against the proposed incinerator in Ipswich, a success in the campaign for portable long service leave, a eulogy for David Graeber, and a bunch more.

--1 w ago
Comments
Racism, rubbish, and riots

BLM and land rights

EThis week we talk to Delta Kay about how she and her mob won Indigenous Land Use Agreements in Arakwal country, and about the Black Lives Matter movement in the US and in Australia.

--2 w ago
Comments
BLM and land rights

The crime of poverty

EThis week we talk to Jeremy Poxon from the Australian Unemployed Workers Union, to talk about the punishment workers face when they do not have a job, and how the union fights against that. We also talked about the MOStrike, you can find more information about that here.

--3 w ago
Comments
The crime of poverty

Aged care: wage theft and maseratis

EThis week we talk to Lauren from the Health Services Union about organising in the aged care sector and a recent win which saw 9500 workers get their backpay, to support the HSU campaign for decent aged care you can go to their website. We also talked about the AUWU MOStrike, you can find more information about that here.

--AUG 19
Comments
Aged care: wage theft and maseratis

Blockadeathon

EThis week we bring you news about blockades, we've got blockades in Uluru, Kangaroo point, Bolivia, and more. We've also got an update from last week's scallywag, and plenty more workers action. This week 4ZZZ has put on Radiothon, our annual subscriber drive, so if you subscribe now, not only do you get that warm inner glow of supporting community radio (as well as discounts at our sub discount outlets), you can also go in the run to win some awesome prizes. Click here to learn more.

--AUG 11
Comments
Blockadeathon

Health and Safety Reps

EThis week we don't have a guest but Bill teaches us about Health and Safety Representatives, which is a topic that will be useful for all workers.

--AUG 4
Comments
Health and Safety Reps

Solidarity saves lives

EThis week we talk to Jorgen, the Queensland CEO of Mates in Construction, about their work in preventing suicide in the construction industry and elsewhere.

--JUL 28
Comments
Solidarity saves lives

the unemployed workers special

EThis week we talk to Jayden from Anti-Poverty Network, to talk about APN and their role in the LIFE campaign. And later in the show we talk to Col Davies from Fair Go For Pensioners, to talk about that campaign as well as the LIFE campaign.

--JUL 21
Comments
the unemployed workers special

They're coming for the crates.

EThis week on Workers power Jaxom brings you an update directly from the front lines of the Kangaroo Point blockade, we share a story from Michael Williams about the Black Lives Matter movement, we give an update from the green ban in Parramatta, as always our scallywag of the week where we have yet another story showing that there is no law for the rich, and more.

--JUL 16
Comments
They're coming for the crates.
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