The Guardian Sums Up Thatcher's Legacy With Video Obit

As Margaret Thatcher dies, a remembrance of her life on-screen

Published On
Apr 08, 2013

Editor's Pick

As the media scrambles to cover the death of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and to put it into context, it's hard to know which now dated-looking video clip best represents the Iron Lady. Social media users are sharing clips on YouTube such as her famous speech on socialism, and her defence of the sinking of the Belgrano during the Falklands War. This video obituary by The Guardian does a pretty good job of summing the controversial, charismatic woman who transformed the UK in the 1980s, whether you agreed with her policies or not.