Tim Lyons

Tim Lyons
Tim Lyons is an Assistant Secretary of the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU). Tim tweets under @Picketer.

Articles by Tim Lyons

Crippling Unions: Abbott’s anti-worker agenda

Address by ACTU Assistant Secretary Tim Lyons to Chifley Research Centre. Introduction by Chifley Research Centre Executive Director Michael Cooney. Wednesday, 29 October 2014, Melbourne *** Introduction by Michael Cooney Welcome.  Let me acknowledge the traditional owners of the land … Read More

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A Labo(u)r Vision for the Economy and Government

I think it’s appropriate to start from a first principles basis, specifically by asking the question – what is the show about? I think our economic goal (past, present and future) can be summarised as follows: to protect and increase … Read More

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