For anyone who is not from the UK, but may have read the news of the recent death of the ex-prime minister Margaret Thatcher and is interested to know where I stand and where many people like me stand in regard to her policies and her legacy – here is the Member Of Parliament Glenda Jackson (yes, the actress before she became a politician) on Thatcherism.
Who is that Ed Miliband chap again?
This is the MP I want to lead the Opposition. Because today, she did.
‘When I made my maiden speech a little over two decades ago, Margaret Thatcher had been elevated to the other place but Thatcherism was still wreaking, as it had wreaked for the previous decade, the most heinous, social, economic and spiritual damage upon this country, upon my constituency and my constituents.
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