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1974 Feb 20 We
Margaret Thatcher

Interview for Daily Express ("Under all that sugar - a bit of tough steel")

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Document kind: Interview
Venue: Unknown
Source: Daily Express, 22 February 1974
Journalist: Jean Rook, Daily Express
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. 1800. See Remarks on student demonstrations, 8 Dec 1971 for the origin of MT’s comment "you don’t know what it’s like". Jean Rook’s article reproaching her for the remark - vividly recalled here by MT - was published in the Daily Express on 15 December 1971. Reproduced with permission of Express Newspapers plc.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1029
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