Democracy by far is the most respectable way a society can govern itself. That, however, does not mean that democracy has no weaknesses at all. As Winston Churchill is often quoted, “democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.” It is the best that we have after thousands […]

On this day 30 years ago, Margaret Thatcher became the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, and a beacon to the whole wide world. And in 1990 on her last day as PM: Thank you Madam for everything.

Margaret Thatcher speaking at the Conservative Party Conference in 1986: This Government has rolled back the frontiers of the State, and will roll them back still further. So popular is our policy that it’s being taken up all over the world. From France to the Phillipines, from Jamaica to Japan, from Malaysia to Mexico, from […]