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Thatcher’s funeral: essential reading

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Prospect picks the best articles on Thatcher from today’s papers

What Titanium Ed Miliband and the Iron Lady have in common by Mary Riddell (The Daily Telegraph)

Amid the clamour from the right that David Cameron should be more like Thatcher, Mary Riddell argues that today’s pretenders to the Thatcher legacy are Ed Miliband and Nigel Farage

Cameron cannot revive Thatcherism by Richard Vinen (Financial Times)

Meanwhile, the historian Richard Vinen explains why a simple Tory resuscitation of Thatcherism is impossible. “The alliance of economic liberalism, social conservatism and nationalism…

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