Quick Thought: on Margaret Thatcher

Margaret_Thatcher

Let’s be clear, celebrating the death of an elderly woman is clearly distinct from challenging the subsequent fawning over and deification of her political persona by the establishment and media through public funeral processions, high-profile political speaches and hagiographic newspaper editorials. The former is crass and unnecessary; the latter is more relevant than ever.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Politics, Quick thoughts. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s