- 10 апреля 2013, 06:53
Robert Robb, Arizona Republic
The tributes to Margaret Thatcher in this country upon her passing were nice. But what America really needs is its own Margaret Thatcher.In Republican circles there's great nostalgia for Ronald Reagan. Thatcher is seen as sort of Reagan's sidekick, an ally in promoting democratic capitalism and taking a firm stance against Soviet expansionism. Not to diminish Reagan, who transformed American politics in ways that reverberate today, Thatcher actually had the tougher task.Reagan had to restore the health of the American economy, which was plagued by high inflation and sluggish growth....