CH: 'You have to choose your future regrets'

November 14, 2010

By Andrew Anthony

In June Christopher Hitchens, the hard-drinking polemicist and atheist, met his toughest opponent yet when he was diagnosed with cancer. The question on many lips was: would his illness alter his beliefs – on Iraq, on Islam, on God? At home in Washington, with a large glass of Johnnie Walker to hand, he responds with characteristic combativeness.

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Christopher reads from Hitch-22: A Memoir