Sometimes I wonder about the parallels between this current crisis and the Westland crisis which was supposed to bring down Margaret Thatcher as prime minister but which is barely remembered today (although it did unleash Michael Heseltine as an unguided missile). Actually Ed Miliband was more effective in the questions that he put to the prime minister today than Neil Kinnock was then.
Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died after a stroke, according to multiple media reports. She was 87. BREAKING: Former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died from a stroke -BW— The Associated Press (@AP) Ap... Read Post
Former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher died Monday morning of a stroke. She was 87. Thatcher — the U.K.'s first and, so far, only female prime minister — served from 1979 to 1990, restoring and transforming her country's st... Read Post