The media should report the news, not spin it, so they should have been neither kind nor unkind. I know, I know, if pigs had wings ...
I thought the US media was very even handed in their reporting after her death. They listed her accomplishments, which were many, but also pointed out her demonstrated lack of empathy for the less fortunate in her country. (A common failing among the conservative wing in every country, it seems.)
The media is not always kind, especially to those who strive to make change. She helped many people and made positive influences because of her position. Leaders will always be brought down because we try to point out the worst in people.
by Grace Marguerite Williams5 years ago
Margaret Thatcher has died. What postive contributions did Ms. Thatcer make to Great Britain and how do YOU remember her?
by Marianne Sherret5 years ago
Is it right to celebrate someone's death if you didn't believe in their politics?Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the UK, died today. Whilst Thatcher was popular with some, she was also despised by many...
by Grace-Wolf-305 years ago
How do you feel about Margaret Thatcher?
by safiq ali patel4 years ago
Three words that best describe Margaret ThatcherPlease add three three words that best describe Margaret Thatcher.... Here are mine.... tall, tough, enduring.... Which three words do you think best describe former...
by Muldania6 years ago
I have just come back from the cinema, where I saw 'Iron Lady.' I'm not exactly a fan of the politics of Baroness Thatcher, but nevertheless found myself being very moved by the film, and now see her in a different...
by Helen Murphy Howell5 years ago
I refer in particular to the recent death of Margaret Thatcher in the UK. I come from a mining community in Scotland and heartily disliked the woman and still dislike her. There are many who do have reason to see...
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