Dave Smith (Black List Support Group)

Whistlers Green

Discussion and short film on 'Green Bans', a policy pioneered by the Australian Builders Labourers' Federation in the 1960s-70s, which involved strike action to protect the environment, and which played a pivotal role in the birth of the green movement. Blacklist Support Group are calling for the union movement to rediscover their environmental credentials and to instigate green bans to combat the climate emergency.