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The Queen vs Trump: An American's perspective on The Queen's coronavirus address

Although The Queen was officially addressing the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth at large on Sunday, it’s no surprise many of us in America tuned in thanks to the power of social media and good old YouTube live streams. When Her Majesty last made an address like this (I’m not counting the Jubilee message from 2012 here) there wasn’t any way for those outside a Commonwealth country to…
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Opinion: Was Kate's diplomatic dressing in Ireland a tour miss?

Did Kate’s style on #RoyalVisitIreland leave you feeling green around the gills? Debate has gone on all week over the Duchess of Cambridge’s latest take on diplomatic dressing. Here, our Chief Reporter, Kristin Contino, argues you can have too much of a good thing. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made their first trip to Ireland this week, making headlines with their post-Brexit…
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Harry and Meghan's decision means the Line of Succession must be changed

News Editor Lydia Starbuck explains why, in her opinion, the decision of the Duke & Duchess of Sussex to step down as senior royals means the Line of Succession must be changed. As the Duke and Duchess of Sussex plan their new lives, away from the pressures of being ‘senior royals’, the Firm they are distancing themselves from is facing a different future. The House of Windsor…
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Opinion: Every so often it's nice to see royals lean into the fantasy of royalty

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s tour of Pakistan has been full of many highlights and memorable moments. One such moment was when William and Catherine visited Shaukat Khanum Hospital today. They met with many children battling serious illnesses including Wafia Rehmani, a seven-year-old girl battling a kidney tumour. Wafia had set up a fun tea party complete with tiaras. William and…
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