While the question of a republic remains unanswered, perhaps we could use our democratic rights to choose our next monarch? It’s been done before.
With Barnaby Joyce the latest name placed under examination, I wonder if we’re taking this too far. If the Constitution is faulty, shouldn’t we change it to better reflect who we are?
Considering the results from similar votes overseas, Malcolm Turnbull’s vague “one day” committal to the Australian Republic may be the best option.
Roger Pugh explains that whenever he runs into the Queen his life seems to come to a complete standstill.
With all due respect to Kings and Queens, present and past, Franca Arena AM makes an impassioned plea for Australians to unite and make a Republic a reality.