Speaking in the commons just now, Ed Milliband said that Margaret Thatcher believed that "ideology mattered".
He told MPs and Lords "We all came of age in the 1980's when we defined our politics by whether we were for or against what Margaret Thatcher stood for....she was the first political leader to warn of climate change before anyone thought of 'hugging a husky.'
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