Martin Kettle

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Full name: Martin James Kettle

Area of interest: British, European and American politics, media, law, classical music

Journals/Organisation: The Guardian

Email: martin.kettle@guardian.co.uk

Personal website:

Website: Guardian.co / Martin Kettle

Blog: Comment is free...; the blog arts & enertainment

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Networks: https://twitter.com/#!/martinkettle

Biography:

About:

Education: Leeds Modern School; Balliol College, Oxford University: modern history

Career: National Council for Civil Liberties: research officer, 1973/1977; New Society: home affairs correspondent, 1977/1981; Sunday Times: political correspondent, 1981/1984; Guardian (1984): Washington correspondent, columnist, classical music critic, political leader writer 1984/1988 & 1993/1997, (appointed an assistant editor of the paper, 1994), Europe editor and US bureau chief 1997/2001, chief leader writer 2001/2006

Current position/role: Columnist and assistant editor

Other roles/Main role: Classical music reviewer

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Broadcast media: Extensive TV and Radio broadcasting, including British TV and radio, CNN, US TV, International TV, New Zealand TV and radio

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Controversy/Criticism: New Statesman: John Pilger kebabs the Tonier-than-thou club - Those who regard themselves as commissars of the respectable, moral, liberal class do not convey to - 7th March 2005

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Other: Son of prominent communist activists Arnold Kettle and Margot Kettle

Books & Debate:

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  • Policing the police OCLC4942624 , with Peter Hain et al, 1979
  • Uprising!: police, the people and the riots in Britain's cities OCLC9031351 , with Lucy Hodges, 1982
  • Guardian guide to Europe - (ed) ISBN 1-85702-119-3 , 1993
  • The single currency: should Britain join? OCLC59613141 , 1997

Latest work: The Bedside "Guardian" OCLC 246905906, 2008

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Debate:

The Guardian

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Remit/Info: British, European and American politics and national issues

Section: Comment

Role: Columnist / assistant editor

Pen-name:

Email: martin.kettle@guardian.co.uk

Website: Guardian.co / Martin Kettle

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Day published: Friday (since July 4th 2008), previously Saturday

Regularity: Weekly

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