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Sunday, December 23, 2012
Trade Unions exist to get better conditions for Trade Union Officials - MPSmith
Michael Williamson was the shining example. Former Labor Party President. Dealing in indulgences, accelarating some careers, killing others off.
And all the while the people working in hospital laundries were forgotten.
The AWU is worse. Australia's largest union. Sunglasses on head, champagne glass in hand, circulating at The Emirates Melbourne Cup and later at James Packer's party at Crown Casino. What's in it for me, my career, my network, my seat in the Parliament.
Where do the workers turn? With luck, not towards the corrupted Labor Party.