The Intrepid Iron Lady: Margaret Thatcher

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Learn more about the woman dubbed the "Iron Lady," Margaret Thatcher, with this informative collection of content covering her resolute politics, strong principles, and her influence as Britain's first female prime minister.

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  1. Thatcher worked as a research chemist before joining politics. 00:22

  2. In the 1980s Thatcher raised taxes during Britain's economic depression, causing riots. 01:44

  3. Ronald Regan and Thatcher were close friends. 02:52

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