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Opening address to Victorian inquiry into the labour hire industry and insecure work

Following is the opening address made by MEAA Victoria and Tasmania regional director Carolyn Dunbar to the Victorian Parliamentary inquiry into the Labour Hire Industry and Insecure Work in Melbourne on Monday, February 8, 2016. Read the MEAA submission here. Thank you for the opportunity to speak to our written submissions already made to this inquiry […]

Oakes urges renewed fight for press freedom

Press Gallery veteran says journalists have been too complacent about creeping restrictions on press freedom.

Address to the 2015 Melbourne Press Freedom Dinner by Nine Network political editor Laurie Oakes

As concern over terrorism grew last year, Tony Abbott told us: “The delicate balance between freedom and security may have to shift”. Well, the balance between press freedom and security certainly shifted. Tonight I want to make a number of points about that.

Musician’s Alliance launches fair trade recognition for industry players

The Australian Freelance Musician’s Alliance (AFMA) is launching a Fair Trade campaign that will recognise businesses, venues, organisations, agents and fellow musicians that treat musicians fairly, understand the value of live music in Australia and make a positive contribution to the industry. To receive AFMA Fair Trade approval nominees will be assessed on a list […]

MEAA says national security law an outrageous attack on press freedom in Australia

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, has described the National Security Legislation Amendment Bill No 1 which been passed by the parliament an outrageous attack on press freedom in Australia. MEAA federal secretary Christopher Warren said: “This Bill has been rushed through in undue haste without […]