PHOTO ESSAY: Cleaners demand better deal in shopping centres

"The cleaners united will never be defeated," chanted cleaners and their supporters at a lively rally outside Westfield Sydney Shopping centre on December 8. Across Australia, cleaners and their union, United Voice, are standing together for respect, a living wage - and cleaner shopping centres for our community. You can show your support through this website:

Video footage by Peter Boyle:

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