The Westland affair
“I like Mr Gorbachev. We can do business together.”
“All attempts to destroy democracy by terrorism will fail.”
“Mob rule . . would be the end of liberty and democracy.”
“Just rejoice at that news . . . Rejoice.”
“The lady’s not for turning . . .”
“Where there is discord . . .”
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Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Spending actually rose during Thatcher's premiership.