Were women's careers improved in the Margaret Thatcher era?
I'm a little too young to remember. What affect did she have on women's careers? Was she a feminist? What were her views on class?
Asked By: Pastamaster - 12/1/2012
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Margaret Thatcher is remembered as an extremely right-wing politician with highly conservative views (she famously advocated a return to "Victorian values"). Women's rights - a cause usually associated with the political left - was not part of her explicit political agenda... More
Answered By: Jason B - 12/1/2012
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No, she was not a feminist. Because the feminist movements have always been strident in opposition to policies they don't like and Maggie Thatcher couldn't bear opposition from ANYONE... More
Answered By: CAM - 12/1/2012
No, as many of them became unemployed.
Answered By: Sir Caustic - 12/1/2012
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