There have been more than 30 major enquiries into aged care since 1997. All found essentially the same thing — a system in crisis.
Out of brainstorming meetings initiated by Melbourne Radical Women, a campaign called Workers Organising to Win! (WOW!) was launched around four central demands to spur a union and community fightback.
Our bodies, Our lives, Our right to decide! Why birthing is critical to reproductive justice for all women
As with any capitalist hard sell, the glorification of being a mother requires a glossy surface to cover over cracks.
Faced with bushfires and a public health emergency, the crucial role played by public sector workers in Australia was never more visible than in 2020.