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Monday, September 12, 2022

Inae Oh: The Guardian reports that two protesters who had been peacefully registering their disapproval of all things royal were arrested, with one woman in Edinburgh charged with "breaching" the peace for holding a sign that read, "Fuck imperialism, abolish the monarchy."



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"1 man in Oxford who shouted: "Who elected him?""


#1 | Posted by sentinel at 2022-09-12 11:55 PM | Reply | Funny: 2

Make America Great Britain again

#2 | Posted by madbomber at 2022-09-13 12:52 AM | Reply

You know how the Royals are about all things being tactful.

#3 | Posted by Twinpac at 2022-09-13 05:57 AM | Reply

You can't even do a Monty Python bit? They're more of a national treasure than the royalty.

#4 | Posted by sitzkrieg at 2022-09-13 07:49 AM | Reply

" Listen. Strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony."

#5 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2022-09-13 08:15 AM | Reply

I thought protesting against the monarchy was the job of those Antifa lads...

#6 | Posted by catdog at 2022-09-13 09:12 AM | Reply

I think that's one reason those people got into those boats and got out of there a little less than 600 years ago...

#7 | Posted by Rumpelstiltskin at 2022-09-13 11:36 AM | Reply

Western democracy.

#8 | Posted by fresno500 at 2022-09-13 11:47 AM | Reply

From what I've read about old King Charley, he's probably behind it. I think there's a bit of trump mentality going on with him. No justification, just a gut hunch.

#9 | Posted by Yodagirl at 2022-09-13 12:24 PM | Reply

I live in a South American country and the news has been 24/7 all things the English Monarchy. Old people and the right wingers here, that all wish to be white, just love it while the rest of us just wish we can get our usual news back with the cycle of endless violence in the streets.

#10 | Posted by Wildman62 at 2022-09-13 01:30 PM | Reply

One word on why the Royals still exist...


This, simply put, is why the Monarchy shall continue to
exist in Great Britain, or in England when the other few
remaining countries decide to leave the Union. They are
one of the main reasons for visiting 'Bloody Old England'.

The Royals
Piccadilly Square
The London Pub Scene
The London Symphony
Fish & Chips
English Premier League Football (Soccer)
Big Ben
Shakespeare and Stratford Upon Avon

mmm....that's about it...

#11 | Posted by earthmuse at 2022-09-13 02:19 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

"that's about it"

You forgot about King's Cross Station. You must be old.

#12 | Posted by Hagbard_Celine at 2022-09-13 02:32 PM | Reply

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