Campaign Updates

Launch: How to Win the Argument

This week Republic is launching the How to Win the Argument project. We want to know what you think about the arguments we use to challenge the monarchy.

Review of the year

It's been another fantastic year for Republic in 2016.
 

We need a new honours system

Republic has called on MPs to launch a root-and-branch review of the honours system.

Duchy film well on the way

Late last year Republic raised thousands of pounds to make Take Back the Duchy, a new campaign film.

New Scottish parliament campaign to drop oath to Queen

The new Scottish parliament - elected today - will be petitioned to introduce a new oath of allegiance for MSPs.

Campaign group Republic has launched a new campaign to call for MSPs to pledge allegiance to the people of Scotland, rather than the Queen.

New Welsh Assembly campaign to drop oath to Queen

The new Welsh Assembly - elected today - will be petitioned to introduce a new oath of allegiance for Assembly Members.

Campaign group Republic has launched a new campaign to call for Assembly Members to pledge allegiance to the people of Wales, rather than the Queen.

6 reasons to celebrate the Queen's Birthday [updated!]

Many assume a royal birthday must be a pain for republicans - but the republican campaign has never been stronger. Celebrations are in order.

Republic is recruiting! Join the staff team...

Do you have campaigns experience?  Do you want to join the Republic team?  We're now looking for a 3-day-a-week campaigns officer.  Find out more at www.republic.org.uk/jobs.

Review of the year

2015 has been a fantastically busy year for Republic – it has been difficult to sum it all up here – but we’ve chosen the best bits.

PR Is Dead: Contradictions on the downfall of monarchy by Robert Phillips

PR Is Dead

Contradictions on the downfall of monarchy 

Robert Phillips 

The following is the text of the 2015 John Campbell Lecture, delivered on November 30 2015, on behalf of Republic – the campaign for an elected Head of State.

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