The Last Word: Was Margaret Thatcher one of the most influential world leaders of the 20th century?

Karan Thapar, CNN-IBN | Apr 09, 2013 at 10:13pm


Margaret Thatcher, the 'Iron Lady' who transformed Britain and inspired conservatives around the world by radically rolling back the state during her 11 years in power, died on Monday following a stroke. Was Thatcher one of the most influential world leaders of the last century? And what made her so special?