Katie receives backlash over tweets about Margaret Thatcher

When Katie Piper heard that Margaret Thatcher had died last week, she Tweeted to say how sad sge was and received a barage of backlash from followers who didn’t agree with her policies.

‘Politics aside, Maggie was the first female to hold the position of Prime Minister in this country- just like when Barack Obama became the first black President,’ she says.

‘To be inspired by someone, I don’t have to agree with everything they’ve done.’

Katie’s Quote of the Week

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.

Margaret Thatcher

Read Katie Piper’s full column in Now magazine dated 22 April 2013 – out now! 

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