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Iron Lady Thatcher changed face of Britain

 Reuters 15 April 2019

Margaret Thatcher, the "Iron Lady", was a towering figure in British 20th century politics. A grocer's daughter with a steely resolve, she was loved and loathed in equal measure as she crushed the unions and privatised large swathes of industry. (1928 Words) - By Stephen Addison and Adrian Croft


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Britain's Baroness Thatcher arrives at a dinner in the Savoy Hotel in central London, May 4, 2019, to celebrate 25 years since she became Britain's first female Prime Minister. Photo: REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

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Former Prime Minister Lady Thatcher (L) is shown in this 1997 file photo combined with a publicity photo of actress Meryl Streep portraying Thatcher in her new film "The Iron Lady" in this combination photo December 26, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Handout

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