Lady Thatcher, Britain’s first female prime minister, has died

Andrew Sparrow Politics Blog The Guardian [UK] 8 Apr 2013




12.58pm BST [7:58 am EDT] The Press Association has filed an obituary from Chris Moncrieff, its former political editor. Here is how it starts.

Margaret Thatcher was the woman who, virtually single-handed and in the space of one tumultuous decade, […]

Graphic Raises Funds For Margaret Thatcher Statue in UK

Red Square The People’s Cube 3/19/2013



Among the many parodies of Obama’s “Hope” poster we made during the 2008 elections was Margaret Thatcher’s image captioned as “Iron.” It has been since a popular selling item at our online store.

But last month we were also contacted by the treasurer at the Grantham […]

The Iron Lady: Meryl Streep is ‘cashing in’ on Thatcher, say friends of former PM

It is the most eagerly awaited film performance of the year, but is also already proving to be the most controversial.

Christopher Hope and Anita Singh The Telegraph [UK] 14 Nov 2011

The Iron Lady, a new biopic starring Meryl Streep as Baroness Thatcher, has drawn an angry response from friends over its portrayal of […]