Tim Lyons (@Picketer )

Tim Lyons

Bio Ex union boss Works on organising governance labour tax finance climate China. Occasionally I think in a tank. Proud @UnitedWorkersOz member. reveille.org.au
Location 墨尔本, Australia
Tweets 46,4K
Followers 9,0K
Following 1,5K
Account created 17-05-2010 03:02:45
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Twitter for iPad : Cleaners and customer facing retail workers need all the kudos. Particularly the kids dealing with panic buyers.

Pay. Them. More. twitter.com/picketer/statu…

Twitter for iPad : I don’t think we have acknowledged enough the role of retail workers (particulalry but not only in supermarkets) as frontline workers exposed to risk. And that before you get to customer dickheadery.

Twitter for iPad : And Ch 9 news In Melbourne tonight spent longer on both golf, fishing, Calder freeway delays and Phillip Island than it did on the 9 towers.

Twitter for iPad : Or at Portsea coughing on baristas. twitter.com/kossamaras/sta…

Twitter for iPad : Feeling very seen by this tweet. twitter.com/femmocollectiv…

Twitter for iPad : Different national and regional responses have been natural experiments. Evidence increasingly in on what the best responses look like. twitter.com/econromesh/sta…

Twitter for iPad : I would have hoped there was a way of doing it with less cops, (ideally resticted to perimeter security) but the level of cases in the 9th tower does suggest an extremely rapid and harsh lockdown was not just prudent but required. twitter.com/vicgovtnews/st…

Twitter for iPad : I have personally turned several species of Australian marsupial into WMDs. twitter.com/lagilman/statu…

Twitter for iPad : Old M8 El#n has shoes from a 1980 Battlestar Galactica Cylon costume. twitter.com/ben_hr/status/…

Twitter for iPad : Fossil fuel assets are becoming pretty clealry duds. Increasingly unable to get insurance and raise debt. A lot will likely go to zero value within the investment horizon of pension funds. twitter.com/p_hannam/statu…