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 Williams 5 years ago
Margaret Thatcher has died. What postive contributions did Ms. Thatcer make to Great Britain and how do YOU remember her?
by Kenna McHugh 6 months ago
"If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim." --Margaret Thatcher
by Grace-Wolf-30 5 years ago
How do you feel about Margaret Thatcher?
by Marianne Sherret 5 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 sections of the British population, for example, due to her confrontations with...
by safiq ali patel 5 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 British Prime Minister Mrs Margaret Thatcher...
by Muldania 6 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 light. I realise it is only a film but I think it will greatly improve her...
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