[Marxism] One punch tragedies, racism and deaths on building sites

John Passant en.passant at bigpond.com
Thu Jan 7 13:28:04 MST 2016


One punch tragedies, racism and deaths on building sites

There was another death recently that we didn't hear much from the media 
about. On Tuesday a 24-year-old electrician at Dallas in Melbourne’s 
north was electrocuted on a building site. Not much mass media 
reporting, no mass outpouring of grief, no questioning why, and 
certainly no campaign in the media calling for tougher criminal 
sanctions against employers for deaths on site or for better policing of 
safety on building sites. ...

To save lives on building sites would mean empowering workers and their 
unions. Defending building unions is literally a life or death matter.

To read the whole article click here.

http://enpassant.com.au/2016/01/08/one-punch-tragedies-racism-and-deaths-on-building-sites/





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