Category: Queen

Queen Victoria, Duke of Wellington, Peel Targeted in Statues Review
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Queen Victoria, Duke of Wellington, Peel Targeted in Statues Review

Leeds has launched a review into statues of figures including Queen Victoria, former prime ministers the Duke of Wellington and Sir Robert Peel, who defeated Napoleon at Waterloo and founded the police, respectively, and even the Black Prince, who long predates the British empire and the Atlantic slave trade. Leeds City Council has launched an…

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‘Slag’: Queen Victoria Statue Vandalised With ‘BLM’ Slogans
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‘Slag’: Queen Victoria Statue Vandalised With ‘BLM’ Slogans

A large memorial to former British monarch Queen Victoria has been vandalised with slogans including “Black Lives Matter”, “murderer”, and “slag”. The vandalism — merely the latest in a sudden and intense trend to have swept the United Kingdom in just a few days — was visited upon a statue and pedestal in Leeds, England,…

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WATCH: Queen Invokes Blitz Spirit in Address to British Commonwealth
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WATCH: Queen Invokes Blitz Spirit in Address to British Commonwealth

Queen Elizabeth II invoked the famous “Blitz spirit” in a historic address to the people of the British Commonwealth amid the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. The 93-year-old monarch, who is head of state in fifteen countries in addition to the United Kingdom, including Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, said she knew it was “an increasingly challenging…

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Drag Queen Reading to Children Tours in Adult ‘Gender Fluids’ Show
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Drag Queen Reading to Children Tours in Adult ‘Gender Fluids’ Show

The Minnesota Hennepin County Library recently hired drag queen Russ King, an adult entertainer who is touring the country in a show called Gender Fluids, to read to young children. The library is located in Richfield, Minnesota, King’s hometown, where he is considered a local celebrity. According to Alpha News, King, aka “Miss Richfield 1981,”…

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