RIP Thatcher: Long Live the Cult of the Individual

In the iconography of 20th century politics, Margaret Thatcher stands among a select few that are instantly recognisable around the globe. And whether her perfectly coiffed hair, pearls and handbag fill you with pride or with loathing, her death this week will evoke vivid memories of her time as Prime Minster and self-appointed Iron Lady. There will be tributes and testimonies from commentators of all political persuasions and, no doubt, the current party leadership will capitalise... Read More