A lesson Part 13: Epilogue In the end Pol Pot never stood trial and died a free man under house arrest in 1998. 19 years after the Khmer Rouge was pushed out of Phnom Penh but only 5 years after his party was no longer recognized by the UN as part of the coalition government in exile of Cambodia. Margaret Thatcher summed up the Wests stance in this quote "So you'll find that the more reasonable ones of the Khmer Rouge will have to play some part in the future government but only a…
Free markets, financial discipline, firm control over public expenditure, tax cuts, nationalism, 'Victorian values' (of the Samuel Smiles self-help variety), privatisation and a dash of populism. Thatcherism is thus often compared to classical liberalism. Milton Friedman claimed that "the thing that people do not recognise is that Margaret Thatcher is not in terms of belief a Tory. She is a nineteenth-century Liberal."
Margaret Thatcher dead at 87 following stroke Anything which weakens you, weakens America http://www.lettersofnote.com/2009/12/anything-which-weakens-you-weakens.html Thatcher docs show tension with old friend Reagan http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FMLRxB6HJM The Shock Doctrine 2009 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7iW1SHPgUAQ
Margaret Thatcher and misapplied death etiquette - The dictate that one 'not speak ill of the dead' is (at best) appropriate for private individuals, not influential public figures. Monday 8 April 2013 Glenn Greenwald.
Margaret Thatcher was furious at report into 'Death on the Rock' documentary, released files show :http://www.gibraltarolivepress.com/2017/01/04/margaret-thatcher-was-furious-at-report-into-death-on-the-rock-documentary-released-files-show/