02:51:53 PM Sep 14th 2012
Not to be pedantic, but Thatcher's conservatism was hardly an influence on Ronald Reagan. Reagan was in fact influenced by Barry Goldwater.
09:03:29 AM Dec 2nd 2011
Compliments to all those who wrote this. This is probably the fairest, most balanced and most amusing brief history of post-WW2 British politics I have ever read. It should be compulsory reading for everybody with pretensions to being a British journalist.