Steven Rose: Dissidents and Scientists, 18 July 2019
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“... I’d ever belonged to, starting, it seemed, with the school chess club. ‘My, you’re a joiner,’ he sighed as I went through the list. When I asked why I had been singled out, he explained that I’d said I was a biochemist and ‘you biochemists are a left-wing lot.’ To issue the visa, he needed to get clearance from the CIA’s European office ...”