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Thatcherism History 337 / March 26, 2012. February 1975: Thatcher replaces Heath as head of the Tories (then in opposition). Thatcher helps to rally the “yes” vote for continuing British membership in the EEC. Labour’s James Callaghan at 10 Downing Street in 1976.

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Thatcherism history 337 march 26 2012

ThatcherismHistory 337 / March 26, 2012




Labour s james callaghan at 10 downing street in 1976
Labour’s British membership in the EEC James Callaghan at 10 Downing Street in 1976


1978 workers at a ford plant in britain vote to go on strike and five weeks later win a 17 pay hike
1978: Workers at a Ford plant in Britain vote to go on strike (and five weeks later, win a 17% pay hike)




Jan. 11, 1979: deepensThe Sun lampoons “Sunny Jim’s” efforts at optimism…borrowing from a 1975 album by Supertramp


The conservatives tories mount a slick campaign produced by advertising giant saatchi saatchi
The Conservatives (“Tories”) mount a slick campaign deepens(produced by advertising giantSaatchi & Saatchi)





Thatcher s policies yield inflation a recession in 1980 81 but then a return to growth
Thatcher’s policies yield inflation & a recession in 1980-81 – but then a return to growth




April 2 1982 argentina s galtieri announces the seizure of the falkland islands a k a the malvinas
April 2, 1982: 1980-81 – Argentina’s Galtieri announces the seizure of the Falkland Islands (a.k.a. the Malvinas)


Thatcher sends a task force to the falklands including the hms invincible
Thatcher sends a “task force” to the Falklands, 1980-81 – including the HMS Invincible



Thatcher visits the falklands 1983 part of a successful reelection campaign
Thatcher visits the Falklands, 1983… 1980-81 – part of a successful reelection campaign




Thatcher demands a rebate june 1984 click here for an editorial cartoon by plantu
Thatcher demands a rebate (June 1984) 1980-81 – (click here for an editorial cartoon by Plantu)



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