Melissa Harris-Perry’s quote will live on in infamy:

“We have to break through our kind of private idea that kids belong to their parents”

Doubling down didn’t help.

We know what Lady Thatcher would have tweeted at Harris-Perry:

The full quote:

“They are casting their problems at society. And, you know, there’s no such thing as society. There are individual men and women and there are families. And no government can do anything except through people, and people must look after themselves first. It is our duty to look after ourselves and then, also, to look after our neighbours.” – in an interview in Women’s Own in 1987