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Column: When death comes in installments

(Reuters) - "Inconsiderate to the last, Josef Stalin, a man who never had to meet a deadline, had the bad taste to die in installments," wrote New Yorker press critic A.J. Liebling in the magazine's March 28, 1953 issue. Full story

Daughter says Mandela 'still there', raps media 'vultures'

PRETORIA (Reuters) - Former South African President Nelson Mandela is still clinging to life, his eldest daughter Makaziwe said on Thursday, but she blasted foreign media "vultures" for violating his privacy as he lay critically ill in hospital. Full story

An inside look at the ‘Iron Lady’

   Charles Moore shares details from his authorized biography of Margaret Thatcher.

Column: Obama versus Congress on Guantanamo

(Reuters) - Barely a week after Margaret Thatcher's funeral in London, her ghost is stalking the corridors of power. Full story

Britain says good-bye to  “Iron Lady”

   Thousands lined the streets of London to pay their respects to former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. NBC’s Keir Simmons reports.

UK says goodbye to Margaret Thatcher

   Security is on high alert in London as the public funeral of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher is held just days after the bombings in Boston. The funeral, at St. Paul’s Cathedral, is attended by dignitaries from around the world. NBC’s Keir Simmons reports.

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GOP whitewashes true Thatcher legacy

Did Sarah Palin just compare herself to Margaret Thatcher?

USA is the world’s biggest tax haven–which the GOP should remember while it honors Thatcher

Euro zone victims betray sneaking regard for Thatcher

It’s Thatcher’s world. We’re just living in it

Why the Republican Party is the party of Thatcher

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  World leaders, dignitaries attend Margaret Thatcher's funeral

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was honored at St. Paul's Cathedral in London on Wednesday April 17, 2013, and MSNBC's Martin Bashir discusses the funeral.

  Dress rehearsal for Thatcher funeral

Hundreds of British military have been rehearsing for Margaret Thatcher's funeral. ITV's Tim Ewart reports.

  Protests, parties after Thatcher’s death

Margaret Thatcher was both loved and loathed, and the polarizing opinions of her have reignited following her death. NBC’s Martin Bashir reports.

  Bashir: The difference between Hillary Clinton and Margaret Thatcher

Martin Bashir explains that the difference between deceased British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and possible 2016 candidate Hillary Clinton is that the former never helped give women the “proper credit and opportunity” that the latter already has.

  Thatcher's Free Makret Boom

When did Margaret Thatcher's "free market boom" begin? Jimmy Williams, Democratic strategist and Vin Weber, former Mitt Romney senior advisor, share their opinions.

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Former South African President F.W. de Klerk and wife Elita leave after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London
Former South African President F.W. de Klerk and wife Elita leave after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London

Former South African President F.W. de Klerk and wife Elita leave after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London April 17, 2013. Thatcher, who was Conservative prime minister between 1979 and 1990, died on April 8 at the age o

Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk leaves after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London
Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk leaves after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London

Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk leaves after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral, in London April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

Baroness Thatcher funeral
Baroness Thatcher funeral

Pall bearers set down the coffin of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher during her ceremonial funeral service at St Paul's Cathedral in London, Wednesday April 17, 2013. Margaret Thatcher, Britain's Iron Lady, was laid to rest Wednesday with a level of pomp and protest reflecting her sta

People burn a coffin shaped placard featuring a skeleton with the head of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher at a party at Free Derry corner following the funeral of Thatcher in Londonderry
People burn a coffin shaped placard featuring a skeleton with the head of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher at a party at Free Derry corner following the funeral of Thatcher in Londonderry

People burn a coffin shaped placard featuring a skeleton with the head of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher at a party at Free Derry corner following the funeral of Thatcher in Londonderry April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (NORTHERN IRELAND - Tags: POLITICS)