Down by the docks revisited.

by Peter Vaughan August 24, 2012

Back in 1997 Howard’s 1st step on the road to “Work Choices” was to support Patrick Corporation in its attempt to remove unions representation from Australia’s wharves. That action supported by the Australian Farmers Federation included the training of para-military mercenaries to forcefully take the jobs of unionists. Eventually the actions where defeated by the union in court. Prior to the last election Howard’s team revisited the issue creating an ad with a unique view on history.

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Duration 08:07
Producer NewsUnlimited
Director NewsUnlimited
Year produced 2007
Jamie McMechan
Jamie McMechan says:
November 02, 2008

Congratulations Peter on very informative - well presented film.