Date(s) - 26/08/2020
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
This is the first event in Australian Fabians, Victorian Branch, Spring Series: The Future of Worker Power.
Carina Garland is an Assistant Secretary at the Victorian Trades Hall Council. She is an outstanding campaigner for Australian workers, with many appearances in the media. Recently she has been getting stuck in on the issues of wage theft, migrant workers and the injustices of job-seeker. She has previously been a Communications Officer at the NUW, an electorate officer and a Lecturer at Sydney University.
Anthony Forsyth specialises in collective bargaining, the regulation of trade unions, labour hire and worker exploitation. He has written extensively on the future of unions. His forthcoming book will explore how unions and collective worker representation are responding to neoliberalism, economic restructuring and the ‘fissuring’ of work. He is a Professor in the Graduate School of Business and Law at RMIT, and founder of the Labour Law Down Under Blog