Monarchy: to care or not to care?

6 min readSep 24, 2022
HRH Queen Elizabeth re-enters London

Less than half of gen-z in Britain thinks we should keep the monarchy.

But what do republicans think about the monarchy? Seems obvious, right? Off with their heads! But no, there’s some complexity here and it connects closely with the weird (almost unique on planet earth) constitutional arrangements that persist here in the archipelago.


Grizzled web old-timer (some say just grizzled), a trustee at the brilliant Poppy Academy Trust in the UK, a crummy poet and a volunteer at Watford Refugees…