There was more to the 80s than Maggie

The Iron Lady casts a long shadow but the decade she symbolises was shaped by immense forces far beyond her control, says Dominic Sandbrook...

Miners on strike after the decision from the High Court of Justice to seize all assets of the labor unions, 1984. (Photo by Alain Nogues/Sygma/Sygma via Getty Images)

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