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Strike Benefit for Telecom Workers

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DescriptionSupport 800 Telecom workers made redundant while their boss pays himself $5 million. Music, drinks, rally for strikers. Bring $10 koha for the workers strike fund. Organised by Socialist Aotearoa.

Read about the dispute here:
Matt McCarten: Can 700 Davids beat a corporate Goliath?
A classic class battle between Corporate Greed and Organised Labour is under way. On the corporate side we have the giant Telecom determined to maximise its profits and on the workers' side is the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union (EPMU). [ Read More ]

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Date: Friday, 11 September 2009 Time: 19:30 - 23:30 Location:
Auckland Trades Hall, Supper Room   147 Great North Road, Grey Lynn