ETU statement on Gaza

30 July 214, Media Release from Electrical Trades Union National Office ETU Statement on Gaza Conflict The ETU Divisional Council has publicly condemned Israel’s current actions in Gaza. Further, the ETU demands that the Australian Council of Trade Unions show leadership in pressuring the Australian Government into playing a leading role in bringing peace to…

Two unions join the BDS call

Over the past week, two more Australian unions have shown their solidarity with the Palestinian people and joined the global call for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS).  The national office of the Electrical Trades Union of Australia and the Queensland state branch of the CFMEU have both stated their support of the non-violent strategy of BDS. …

ETU Qld passes Palestine resolution

The Electrical Trades Union Queensland Branch has today passed a resolution resolving “to support the Palestinian BDS campaign…and to support the aim of a sovereign Palestinian state peacefully co-existing alongside a sovereign Israel in a nuclear-weapon free Middle East.”  View the AUSPalestine NEWS page to download the resolution.