Friday Thought: National Mourning, no room for dissent

On Monday, Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral will finally take place. It’s been a week since she passed away at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. That week has been… interesting, to say the least.  If you’ve been watching the rolling news coverage, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the entire country is in a deep state ofContinue reading “Friday Thought: National Mourning, no room for dissent”


Friday Thought: Queen Elizabeth II, the end of an Elizabethan age

My thoughts are with the Royal Family at this difficult time and with all who are mourning. For ten days, the country mourns. After that, with the final pillar of stability of seventy years no longer with us, the United Kingdom, the monarchy and the Commonwealth are heading for a turbulent period ahead.