Wed Jul 24, 2013 12:09 pm
Dan wrote:She did a lot of good things early on in her term but seemingly went a little bit power-hungry later. The victory in the Falklands solidified her following and her confidence, which inevitably lead to some hugely unpopular decisions which eventually lead to her being ousted. She was a very strong woman and I think her leadership was stronger than most other prime ministers, I just think she was a bit far-reaching with privatisation and welfare cuts. One of her unpopular decisions which I happen to think was good was standing up to the miners' unions after stockpiling coal.