Articles Tagged 'Republic'

Royal Roundup: Republicans Coming Out for the Jubilee, Too

  You might think that for anti-monarchists the Jubilee would be a total nightmare. You’d be wrong. In fact, you might say that republicans are downright jubilant, considering the occasion an opportunity to build and organize support. (Remember, when we talk about “republicans” in the UK and the Commonwealth, they’re not the folks who want […]

Royal Roundup: After Great Aussie Barbecue, Queen is Back Home

The Queen’s trip to Australia is over, and pundits everywhere are calling it a complete success on every level. The only aspect that’s not going as planned, reports BBC News, is that Prince Philip, back in England, has cancelled his quick turnaround trip to Italy. The Prince will not be attending a conference in Assisi […]

Royal Roundup: Couple Makes Last Official Pre-wedding Outing

Kate smiled through the rain yesterday (April 11) as she and William made their final official public appearance before the wedding. They visited a school and a park. The school teaches entrepreneurship, and Kate paid careful attention to a wedding dress designed by a student. Asked by one of the crowd if she was nervous, […]