PR Is Dead
Contradictions on the downfall of monarchy
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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It’s been another busy year here at Republic – our membership and public profile grew substantially in 2014, but we’ve also been doing lots of behind-the-scenes work to make sure we’re prepared for the challenges ahead.
Whatever side you took in the referendum, the debate that’s followed is a real opportunity to put the republican case.
Prince Charles has to keep his opinions to himself if he wants to remain in line to the throne, Republic has said.
Republic has backed Nick Clegg's view that the Church of England should be separated from the state, with the Queen being removed as head of the church.
Republic has responded to a report from MPs into Queen's and Prince's consent by calling on the effective royal veto to be scrapped.
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