Flashcards in Thatcher and Reagan Deck (5):
When was Margaret Thatcher elected?
When was Ronald Reagan elected?
What did Reagan and thatcher both believe in?
that high taxes and government spending damaged private enterprise
both dedicated to trident
both considered the USSR as the evil empire
How did Reagan weaken the position of the USSR?
restricted trade with the USSR
increased support for 3rd world anti soviet regimes
confrontational rhetoric such as "evil empire"