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the danger to South Africa is not Jacob Zuma...

This is apparently a quote from Ken Peters, Professor of Economics in the Czech Republic.

“The danger to South Africa is not Jacob Zuma, but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the Presidency. 113 more words

Politics

WALLIS, THE QUEEN THAT NEVER WAS

Hi!

Here is an interesting documentary about:
“Wallis the Queen that never was”.

This is the story of the woman behind one of history’s greatest romances, and the abdication of King Edward VIII that nearly brought down the British Monarchy. 7 more words

HISTORY

My flash fiction story, “Abdication,” has been selected for publication at The Bookends Review! I’m grateful to Jordan Blum and the team of editors at the journal for accepting my work. 26 more words

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Prince Charles Records An Announcement About The Future British Monarch?

I only added a few notes about these dreams on my mobile phone and I went back to sleep, and so I do not have much to go on here. 259 more words

Dream Journal

Abdication of Edward VIII

On 10 December 1936, Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David, of the House of Windsor (formerly Saxe-Coburg and Gotha) abdicated the throne of England in order to marry his love, American divorcee Wallis Simpson. 20 more words

Culture

The Abdication of King Edward VIII

On December 11, 1936, Edward VIII’s abdication, removing himself as King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Empire as well as Emperor of India, was given effect by Act of Parliament: His Majesty’s Declaration of Abdication Act 1936. 8,997 more words

Historic Events

Japanese Abdication in 2019

We already knew this was going to happen at some point as the Diet passed a one time bill that would allow Akihito to abdicate in June, but the Imperial Household Council has met and picked a date for the transition. 177 more words

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