Tish Gibbons

Organising in the Shadow of the Law

Tish Gibbons works as a researcher with SIPTU’s Strategic Organising Department and leads up its innovative Educate to Organise programme. She was a union organiser with SIPTU from 1997 to 2008 and will address the above topic at this year’s summer school. Tish has worked in the Irish […]

WAPC group who spoke at festival visit SIPTU

Shortly after they appeared at this year’s Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in Cork, representatives of Yorkshire mining communities including Anne Scargill and Betty Cook of Women Against Pit Closures paid a courtesy visit to Liberty Hall, Dublin, national headquarters of the country’s largest trade union, SIPTU.  There […]

Tadhg Barry

Tadhg Barry Remembered

The extraordinary life and death of Tadhg Barry from Blarney Street.   Tadhg Barry Remembered produced by Frameworks Films in collaboration with the Cork Council of Trade Unions.   The film of Tadhg Barry was first shown in Cork in 2013 and was also shown at the 2013 […]