Why the English monarchy has no place in Australia

The British monarchy offers nothing of value to Australia, its citizens and especially its indigenous peoples, writes Dermot Daley. MANY PEOPLE in Australia have mourned the death of Queen Elizabeth II. She was the longest-reigning English monarch, wearing the crown from 1952 to 2022. But what does this mean for other Australians? To Indigenous Australians, … Read more

King Charles said his first engagement after the Queen’s funeral would “rejoice” her heart

Two weeks after Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral and the end of the royal mourning period last week, King Charles III and Queen Consort Camilla went on their first joint official engagement, a trip to Dunfermline in Scotland of special significance. As part of the late Queen’s platinum anniversary, the city of 60,000 was granted … Read more

The Crown, the Australian Republic and its traditional owners: 2016 FLASHBACK

After the death of Queen Elizabeth, there has been much discussion about Australia’s progress as a republic. In this 2016 speech, IA founder David Donovan suggests: the Republican Movement should pay its respects to the traditional owners past and present, and seal the most real reason for a republic. I WANT TO RECOGNIZE THE traditional … Read more

Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie could lose royal titles

King Charles III could change the royal titles of a few family members now that he is at the helm of the monarchy following the death of Queen Elizabeth II last month at the age of 96. Her Majesty, born Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, was the longest-reigning monarch in British history, serving the United Kingdom and … Read more

King Charles III Nixe’s trip to Egypt’s environmental conference

King Charles III will not participate in next month’s United Nations climate change conference in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, according to the Associated Press. Although his attendance was never confirmed, he did attend the summit in Glasgow, Scotland, last year, and delivered the opening address at the 2015 Paris meeting. the guard reported that he … Read more

King Charles III will not attend COP27 after Truss reportedly ‘objected’

King Charles III will not travel to the United Nations climate summit in Egypt next month, Buckingham Palace confirmed on Sunday, after British Prime Minister Liz Truss reportedly “objected” to the enthusiastic environmentalist in attendance. Britain’s new monarch, who took the throne when his mother Queen Elizabeth II died last month, planned to deliver a … Read more

British government advises King Charles III not to attend UN COP27

King Charles III will skip the United Nations 2022 climate conference — also known as COP27 — in Egypt next month. The king – widely known for his decades of environmental activism as a prince – was advised against making the trip by the new prime minister, Liz Truss. “It is no mystery that the … Read more

Harry, Meghan ‘hunting for new estate’ at Hope Ranch: report

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may be moving from Montecito, California, to the Hope Ranch community. The Santa Barbara News-Press reported Friday that the couple was “hunting” for a new place because theirs was no longer “properly housing”.[s]” them. Hope Ranch is a private community about 10 miles from Montecito, where the Duke and Duchess … Read more

Meghan Markle ‘wanted to be rejected’ by royal family, claims new book

It’s not often that the trailer for a documentary triggers a worldwide hooha, but then nothing is ever quite simple or predictable with Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, right? So it’s October 2018. The duo have just wrapped up a stunningly successful tour of South Africa, except that instead of celebrating … Read more