Dave Riley comes out

So it’s more than coming out. You can’t do it alone and certainly not in private.

And after all these years I am still a practising Leninist. Outwardly I look the same, but when I’m on a roll I’m at it hammer and sickle.

It’s true that we tend to be shunned in polite society. I admit that. There are some that pretend we aren’t there, that we somehow don’t exist just so that their sleep won’t be disturbed. Ours, unfortunately, is the politics that is not supposed to speak its name.

Well… at least he’s not, y’know, one of those crazed anarchists….