Susie Allison

Susie Allison
Susie Allison is the Assistant Victorian Branch Secretary of the National Union of Workers, and has been with the union for 12 years. Susie has worked with the labour movement globally, in East Timor and Hong Kong, and prior to working at the NUW was an Associate to a Federal Court Judge. Susie is part of the Fellowship Program with Australian Progress, undertaking a program on campaigning for social change. Susie has written on insecure work, and her play The Winter Solstice, based on a picket-line, has been performed at the Arts Centre in Melbourne. Susie particularly passionate about how insecure work impacts on women, families and communities.

Articles by Susie Allison

Abetz says flexibility, we say insecurity.

The Abbott government’s proposed changes to the Fair Work Act pose a real threat to basic employment rights. When understood in the context of an increasing casual and short-term contract workforce, Australian workers –  and the families and communities that … Read More

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