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Old 29-09-2017, 12:45 AM
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There were mass protests against the Iraq war and surely at this stage Blair is as hated a figure as Thatcher ever was.
Close enough I expect. Though among (admittedly not a large or representative sample) the British people I know who were voters in the 80s & 90s, Thatcher is hated for what she represented and Blair is hated for betraying their trust.
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Old 29-09-2017, 08:09 AM
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So by default John major is the greatest (with emphasis on Grey) pm of recent times?
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Old 29-09-2017, 03:29 PM
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So by default John major is the greatest (with emphasis on Grey) pm of recent times?
There is an arguable case there. Speaks volumes for the creeps who have resided in 10 Downing St.
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Old 29-09-2017, 07:55 PM
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Major put it up to the Eurosceptic by resigning and forcing a leadership contest which he won. Cameron gave them a referendum and look where that got him and the collateral damage its causing
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