Posts Tagged ‘Falklands’

Labour and the Falklands: what Foot got wrong

by David Osler.

Margaret Thatcher had no particular animus against the average Latin American military dictatorship. So long as the lideres maximales confined themselves to the workaday torture and execution of leftists and strict implementation of Chicago School economics, they could always count on her enthusiastic support.

Return to the Falklands

by Mike Phipps.

Riots, union bashing, privatisation, attacks on our public services – just like Tory Governments of old. Now the Coalition seems determined to emulate Thatcher in foreign policy as well. As the thirtieth anniversary of the Falklands War approaches, the UK Government is ratcheting up the tension with Argentina. It has sent a nuclear submarine — […]

© 2024 Left Futures | Powered by WordPress | theme originated from PrimePress by Ravi Varma