Dead Socialist Watch, #36

Great British socialist Tom Driberg, born 22 May 1905, died 12 August 1976. Christopher Hitchens wrote of him that “He needed an anchor as much as he wanted a sailor”.

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  1. It wasn’t Hitch, it was Francis Wheen in his biog of Driberg, surely? I may be wrong … actually, it’s coming back now. It was Hitchens in his review of Wheen ‘s book. I think.

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