“In any country nowadays, whether democracy or dictatorship, the speech police always have a good reason for closing things down” ~ David Aaronovitch
David Aaronovitch is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster. He writes a regular column for The Times which he has called "my war against stupidity". He was previously president of the NUS and a communist but now identifies as a radical moderate. David is the author of Paddling to Jerusalem: An Aquatic Tour of Our Small Country and most recently a memoir about his family and early life, Party Animals: My Family and Other Communists. His memoir details his parents' love for the Communist party of Great Britain, providing an intimate insight into his early life.
“An effervescent and essential writer.” ~ The Observer