The Figurehead is a Distraction: The Case of the British Royal Family

By No-longer-here from Pixabay

What is a figurehead but a mere symbol or focal point for the masses to direct their energy and emotions? It is an absurd idea to think that figureheads of state or of a religion are the independent actors that their position prescribes.

Why do we even accept a figurehead of state anywhere in the world today and the outdated notion that this…

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