Thatcher, Thatcher milk snatcher! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • WadiAra
    • 10.04.13 | 11:41 (IDT)

    How terribly inaccurate! Reform does not mean brutal destruction. She did incredible damage to society... breaking the unions meant preventing ordinary people from having a voice. Thatcher left a legacy of poverty by closing uneconomic coal mines without regard for the miners and their families (no incentives for new industries, no job retraining). Privatising the national railways means that it's cheaper to fly to Switzerland from southern England than traveling by train to London! And let's not forget de-regulating the banks - her rich friends have benefited and the rest have suffered!

    from the article: The Thatcher model of female leadership
    First published 02:36 10.04.13 | Last updated 02:36 10.04.13
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