Fair Work inspectors recently raided bars regarding wage theft

Fair Work inspectors recently raided bars along Melbourne’s popular Chapel Street after workers complained about alleged wage theft. The bars targeted by the workplace watchdog are all owned by the La La Bar Group. They include Holy Grail, Electric, Wonderland, Jane Do Bar, Lucky Liquor and La La Land. Audits the result of complaints According …

miles heffernan worker advocate

Miles Heffernan was just 15-years-old when he took on his first wage theft case, and won… and it was all over a pair of pants! Years later, Miles is a professional worker advocate. Related: Discrimination Claims wins $12,500 payout for a very expensive doodle. Like many young people, Miles’ first job was a burger flipper …

Teach students about sexual harassment and wage theft Student

One of the country’s leading industrial relations experts recently called for schools to teach teenagers about their workplace rights before they enter the workforce. The lessons should include how to deal with wage theft, discrimination and sexual harassment. Miles Heffernan, Litigation Director at Industrial Relations Claims, said it is currently too easy for dodgy employers …

Dominos Pizza Rip Off Workers

An audit of Domino’s takeaway pizza outlets by the Fair Work Ombudsman found that just four of 33 targeted outlets were doing the right thing when it came to paying staff and keeping proper records. Despite so many stores paying less than proper wages and entitlements, boss Don Meij receives an annual salary of $36.8 …

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RuPaul‘s Drag Race judge and entertainer extraordinaire Todrick Hall’s new video with a horde of werqing backup dancers will see the US dancing through Pride month. ‘Nails, Hair Hips, Heels’ is a sure bet as a new gay anthem. Watch Todrick hall and a host of hot backup dancers slay in ‘Nails, Hair, Hips, Heels’. …

Pornhub this week launched a limited edition ‘Bonerless Bathing Suit’. The adult entertainment website claims the boardies will spare embarrassment to those who suffer unwanted erections at the beach. “Whether it’s the swarms of half-naked bods, a warm breeze catching you just the right way, or simply because your little buddy’s got a mind of …

Priscilla Queen of the Desert tony sheldon

Priscilla’s outrageous romp across the Australian outback earned a standing ovation from the audience at QPAC’s Lyric Theatre last week. Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical has played in 135 cities in 29 countries around the world, and last month the smash hit show opened in Brisbane for the very first time. Last week’s …

robert mugabe world health organisation

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has “listened carefully” to criticisms and reversed its decision to appoint Zimbabwe tyrant Robert Mugabe as a Goodwill Ambassador. The World Health Organisation named Mugabe as a Goodwill Ambassador following a proposal from director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Ghebreyesus praised Zimbabwe for its commitments to public health. Dr Ghebreyesus …

viral video stripping water skier

A viral video of a stripping water skier somehow taking off (most of) his clothes while skiing on bare feet at speed down a river has done the rounds, and it’s very impressive. In this post-“Magic Mike” world of ours, it seems you really have to step it up when it comes to your stripteases. …

sexual freedom party george michael

Fans plan to hold a “sexual freedom party” in honour of gay icon George Michael this weekend. The party will take place at the London park where police arrested the pop star for cruising in 1998. The Camden LGBT Forum and Queer Tours of London organised the  “George Michael Wants You” party as an unapologetic …

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