[Liberal Party leader] TIM FARRON botched his bid to woo Labour voters and MPs to the Lib Dems this weekend by describing some of Thatcher’s most divisive acts as “undoubtedly necessary.Now, let's think; which American politician most resembles the Iron Lady?
....“I am nostalgic for my youth but I am not nostalgic for those Labour economic policies which created the space for Margaret Thatcher to win in the first place and which kept her in power for a decade,” he said.
....“She was very good at tearing things down — the over-wielding power of the union bosses, old-fashioned industrial practices stuck in the past, public-sector monoliths removed from the people they served.”
Monday, September 21, 2015
'Better the Iron Lady, than all those cardboard men.'
We're reminded of that 1980's bon mot from a British youth during a BBC man-in-the-street interview, when we saw this from the comrades at Morning Star, The People's Daily;