The powers that individual DHBs are seeking look like a throwback to the early 1990s. Then, as now, the rationale was that this local “flexibility” was necessary.
No more money was supposedly available to resolve the nurses dispute. Yet in the wake of industrial action taken by the nurses, another $38 million has been found…
During the last nine years of absentee government, we have not been training and retaining enough nurses and teachers.
Labour’s workplace relations policy has sparked fears of a return to the 1970s. But what exactly was happening in the 1970s?
Unpacking the casualising of how and when you work
An interview with new Labour leader, David Shearer
Using a softline pitch to women, to sell hardline policies