Facing inflation, Europe’s worst unemployment and violent union thugs, Prime Minister Thatcher defeated a 1985 coal miner’s strike that threatened shut down utilities and let people freeze to death in their homes for lack of heat. Staring down union ultimatums to concede to their power, the Prime Minister implemented tax cuts and paid for them with privatization of state owned corporation and across-the-board budget cuts to revive the British economy.
No country lost more in World War II than the United Kingdom. The war left the nation mired in huge debt, without its colonies and the high government spending during the war opened up the economy for a socialist takeover.
“Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith. And where there is despair, may we bring hope.”
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