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Statue Saturation?

Jan. 19, 2018

Statue Saturation?

Odd isn't it? Now that it comes to a second woman being proposed for a statue in Parliament Square the notion of  "statue saturation" arises. Surley no one is so very antiquated as to think that because we will have one woman; the safely historical suffragist, Millicent Fawcett, that the balance is achieved? 

article from the i spotted by inVISIBLEwomen's 'Roving Reporter' Anne French

Love her or loathe her, Maggie Thatcher was a true political force, as deserving of commemoration as the male inhabitants of the decades old 'Gentlemen's Club' in Parliament Square.  

image from the i

We will no longer be fobbed off with the 'token woman'. 

https://inews.co.uk/news/politics/margaret-thatcher-statue-will-not-erected-parliament-square-due-monument-saturation/