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The Iron Lady: Margaret Thatcher's legacy (part 2)

Twenty-two years after leaving office, Margaret Thatcher’s shadow still looms large over Britain... and Europe. François Picard’s panel argues over the legacy of Britain’s longest-serving prime minister of the 20th century.

  • Alison SMALE, Executive Editor, International Herald Tribune;
  • Jean-Claude SERGEANT, Professor specialised in British Politics, historian and author of "La Grande-Bretagne de Margaret Thactcher";
  • Stephen JESSEL, Former BBC correspondent;
  • Stephen CLARKE, British journalist, author of "God Save la France et God Save les Françaises et Français Je vous Haime";
  • Jonathan ISABY, Political Director of TaxPayers' Alliance, Former editor of conservativehome.com;
  • Tony BENN, Former Labour MP and Cabinet Minister.

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2016-07-20 Republicans (USA)

Conventional wisdom: Republicans divided over Trump (part 1)

The day has come. After upsetting the form and blowing away the competition, Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee for president. So why is it that despite record...

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2016-07-20 Donald Trump

Conventional wisdom: Republicans divided over Trump (part 2)

The day has come. After upsetting the form and blowing away the competition, Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee for president. So why is it that despite record...

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2016-07-19 coups

The purge: Sharp backlash after failed coup in Turkey (part 2)

After Turkey's coup attempt, the backlash. Even though the government says only a tiny fraction of the army took part in last Friday's uprising, authorities have suspended or...

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2016-07-19 Turkey

The purge: Sharp backlash after failed coup in Turkey (part 1)

After Turkey's coup attempt, the backlash. Even though the government says only a tiny fraction of the army took part in last Friday's uprising, authorities have suspended or...

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2016-07-18 Truck attack in Nice

Nice attack fallout: Was Bastille Day rampage preventable? (part 1)

A minute of silence has capped three days of national mourning after the Nice attack. It's a ritual that's alas become familiar, but this time with a context that's all its own....

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