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"It's been one-and-a-half years since I was diagnosed with Black Lung.
Looking back on my last photo my wife said look how much I have aged.
The CFMEU has repelled another attempt by a shonky labour hire outfit to further lower the bar on rights and conditions in the coal mining industry by exploiting vulnerable contract workers.
Today the CFMEU Mining and Energy Division will hold meetings with Anglo American over 33 permanent local workers from the German Creek mine having been made forcibly redundant since Friday afterno