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Prospect’s Paul McCartney interview: a free preview

By Tom Chatfield  

Our 5,000-word interview with Paul McCartney has been making headlines around the world this month, with newspapers from Toronto to New Zealand cherry-picking Sir Paul’s claims about introducing his fellow Beatles to the Vietnam war. The interview itself is part of the content we only make available in full to subscribers. But, to let all our readers see behind the news reports into the conversation that actually took place, we’ve just made the first 1,000 words of the piece available to everyone…

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