Sibley, Tom

First name/s: Tom
Last name: Sibley
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Dates at Ruskin:1968 -1970

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Qualification: Diploma Social Sciences

Life after Ruskin

Education:Oriel College, Oxford PPE BA Hons 2i 1970 -1972; PhD Keele University 2007 : ‘The early years of the Cold War and its impact on the Labour Movement’

Work: TU liaison officer 1972 -1975; research officer AUEW – TASS 1975 – 1978;TASS research officer 1985 -1987; head of MSF research department 1987 -1991; general secretary international centre for trade unions 1991 -2002; FBU research officer 2002 -4; Keele University graduate teaching assistant 2004 – 2007;

Politics/trade union activity: district secretary CPGB 1978 – 1980; assistant national industrial organiser CPGB 1980 – 1983; London representative World Federation of Trade Unions 1983 -1985; trustee Marx Memorial Library 2012 ff


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Books: Revolutionary Communist at Work.A Political Biography of Bert Ramelson

United they stood. The firefighters strike 2002 – 2004.


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Tom Sibley

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