Craig Thomson saga shows unions must cut ties with Labor … for their own sake

The sordid details of Craig Thomson and the Health Services Union affair reflect an institutional failure in the relationship between the ALP and the union movement that created it in the 1890s, and which has sustained it ever since.

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