Britain’s ‘Iron Lady’ Passed Away

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher passed away. The Baroness, who died today at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke, was the longest serving PM of the 20th century having¬†served from 1975 to 1990, was a leader of the Conservative Party,¬†and was Great Britain’s first and only female Prime Minister.

A woman of humble beginnings, Thatcher was a grocer’s daughter who became a chemist and then an attorney before entering politics.… [Read more]