President Obama’s praise of Margaret Thatcher as a “friend of liberty and democracy” would certainly come as a surprise to political dissidents in Chile, Iran and Indonesia, for starters. If there was anything Thatcher stood for besides destroying unions, it would have been unquestioning support for dictators like Pinochet and Suharto. The president’s words prove how devalued those wonderful words have become.
AdamantMORE IN LettersThe following remarks were made by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. Full Story
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