All Eyes on Britain

Chamberlain, John
November 1979
National Review;11/23/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p1497
The article comments on the meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society in Madrid, Spain. Key issues discussed include the invitation extended by the Liberal Club of Madrid for Nobel Prize-winner Friedrich Hayek to attend the event, as well as the society's deliberations on Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's efforts to rescue Great Britain from the grip of labor unions.


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