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She was called the Iron Lady unbending and -- and respected and feared.
Whether it was ideology here economics trade unions are terrorists.
It was agree with Maggie or get out of the way and for that Margaret Thatcher goes down in history as the most influential British prime minister of the postwar era.
That kind of self confidence though wasn't always so apparent.
I don't think Olivia woman -- millions.
In my life time.
And I didn't think it depends on so much -- -- -- -- prime minister or woman -- as a way to vet fastened.
Some -- some of the jaw.
She apparently was the right person Britain's first female prime ministership that the Conservative Party to three election wins in a -- Country's longest serving prime minister in almost two centuries.
-- got in on the ground floor of the Reagan revolution chewing her American counterpart in an alliance of common goals and ideas.
She worked to transform -- socially and economically.
And quickly too quickly for some.
She decimated the trade unions sold out state owned monopolies and ruthlessly -- inflation despite the dire economic consequences it caused in the short run.
We are Rwandan backed up from -- of socialism.
Hundred stunning -- Abroad she helps lay the foundations for democracy where there were none.
She was one of first publicly support former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and took her share of the credit as the Cold War ended in Berlin Wall came down.
She treasured her special bond with President Reagan and regarded Britain's partnership with the US as universally important to.
-- and Dominican nuns has been the greatest amounts of singles and run defense of freedom.
She defeated Argentina in the 1982 war over the Falkland Islands and began -- long process toward peace in NORTHERN IRELAND despite an attempt on her life.
Linked to the Irish Republican Army all attempts to destroy democracy -- fight terrorism will affect.
But it was -- increasing reluctance to allow Britain to be fully integrated into your -- policies which led to a fall.
Resigned from the captain I would make this statement today we went over top cabinet officers resigned over those policies that battle lines were drawn.
She won another election but he -- pardon process.
When more members of -- government quit over the European question her colleagues finally told her she had to step down.
It's been a tremendous privilege.
This of this come to its prime minister.
She endorsed his successor John Major.
-- always spoke up when she thought he wasn't doing -- job in 1997 John Major and the conservatives lost power.
-- solid couple of those who lost its.
Major loss to Tony Blair and his new Labour Party Newsom said because of Maggie -- because of who they say.
The labor party was forced to reinvent itself abandoning its left wing history and moving more towards the center.
-- later years were marked with a fair amount of hardship and loss and beloved husband and concert Dennis died in 2000.
Three at your son mark was convicted and find in South Africa for procuring military hardware allegedly to be used in the botched coup attempt in Equatorial Guinea.
Lady Thatcher suffered a series of strokes to -- doctors who advised her against speaking in public anymore.
She did prepare recorded speech for Reagan's funeral which she attended.
Despite -- frailty the Iron Lady kept going she appeared to relish the eightieth birthday party thrown in her honor in 2005.
And kept -- hand in politics as long as she could.
Lady -- spent many of her post Downing Street years writing her memoirs and lecturing always promoting the purchase of amateurism.
And kept her head in politics is long -- hood.
Her importance as a key figure in international politics was always recognized.
In September 2010 the Iron Lady appeared with the current and past UK prime minister's.
To welcome Pope Benedict the sixteenth on his historic visit to London.
Soon after October of that same year she was hospitalized after a bout of influenza but again lady Thatcher displayed her iron will to fight back.
She once said her epitaph should read that what she did was restore Britain provocative and -- her conviction to the end.
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