Monday, April 15, 2013
This trend was no reversed until the start of Margaret Thatcher's time in office. There had been warning signs of a languishing British economy, but Thatcher reversed prior policies and moved toward privatization and competition.
Still, she is revered and despised in Britain...hence the playing of a version of "Ding Dong the Witch is Dead,"--the witch being Margaret Thatcher. Free speech is allowed in Britain...but many see these criticisms as rude and disrespectful.