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Tina Brown on Weinstein, War and Peace and the fall of democracy

By Prospect Team   January 2018

The thing I wish I was better at? Cooking. Photo: Pexels

First news/historical event you can recall?

The assassination of Bobby Kennedy when I was at boarding school 6th June 1968 made the most impression. All the weeping girls in the dorm.

The book you are most embarrassed you’ve never read?

War and Peace. There has never been a holiday long enough.

The best & worst presents you’ve ever received 

Best, a complete set of Orwell first editions. Worst, an enormous aluminium safe when I asked for a jewel box.…

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