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Margaret Thatcher Iron Lady

Mrs. T's Flawed Legacy

Ian Williams | Posted 06.09.2013 | World
Ian Williams

To give her her due, she was determined and resolute in her ambitions. I suspect, however, that much of what the right see as ideological correctness was no such thing. Her motivation was not to dismantle the state so much as to ensure her continuing control of it.

Margaret Thatcher's Depiction In Pop Culture

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 06.08.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON — Margaret Thatcher was not just a political titan, she was a cultural icon – skewered by comedians, transformed into a puppet and ...

Celebrities React

Posted 04.08.2013 | Celebrity

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, most commonly known as the Iron Lady, has passed away at age 87. Thatcher, who was Britain's first...

Love The Iron Lady, Not Margaret Thatcher

Laurence Watts | Posted 02.12.2012 | Gay Voices
Laurence Watts

As I slowly became aware of politics, I admired Thatcher, like many others did, as a "strong leader." It was only after I discovered I was gay and studied politics that I realized her policies were, in fact, anti-gay.

The Iron Lady

Hunter Stuart | Posted 02.03.2012 | Home
Hunter Stuart

Progressives will likely take umbrage with the movie's glorification of Thatcher. But in the end, Thatcher's obstinacy becomes her downfall. No matter how the movie glorifies her rise to power, her fate is the strongest indictment of her character.