Communities Need A Pay Rise

This recession was the only recession in Australian history were profits went up.
They went up 15%.
Billionaires don’t spend profits, but workers spend pay rises.
Our communities need a pay rise to help us recover from drought, floods, fire and the pandemic.
If you agree join your union. We’re calling for a 3.5% increase to the minimum wage.
That’s an extra $25 a week for millions of Australians to spend in our local communities.


Read more:

A rise in the minimum wage won’t hurt Australia’s recovery. It will help it
Alison Pennington in The Guardian

Whenever the chance to advocate for higher wages arises, the Morrison government declines 
Greg Jericho in The Guardian.

Big rise to minimum wage risks small business jobs, federal government warns
Nick Bonyhady in the SMH