The Queen and I

Muggeridge, Malcolm
May 1961
New Republic;5/22/61, Vol. 144 Issue 21, p13
Focuses on the controversy about an article on the English Monarch published in the "Saturday Evening Post" newspaper. Indifference of kings who claimed to rule by Divine Right; Responsibility of the Royal family to present an image of domestic felicity; Decline in the status of hereditary authority as the English social structure became more theoretically equalitarian; Case for constitutional monarchy; Stable element in monarchy.


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