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The Shrinking Number of Commonwealth Realms after Elizabeth II

By Martin W. Lewis | October 19, 2022 |

One reason for the Caribbean dissatisfaction with the monarchy is the coming to the throne of Charles himself. Unlike his mother, Charles has not enjoyed widespread popularity. Her death is therefore seen as a good opportunity to drop the historically fraught relationship with the House of Windsor, the current British dynasty.   

Diagramming the Realm of Queen Elizabeth II

By Martin W. Lewis | September 20, 2012 | 10 Comments

While contemplating Seth Jackson’s post on the lands of the British Crown, it occurred to me that a map-like diagram would be helpful for visualizing the geopolitical complexity that he described. I have posted here an attempt to do so. Feedback is welcome.
I have put a heavy black line around the “area of British sovereignty” to stress that this is …

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