The close familial links between the British and German monarchs in 1914 – George V and Kaiser Wilhelm II were both grandchildren of Queen Victoria – meant that George held the honorary ranks as a German Field Marshal and as a colonel of German regiments. Now the Queen is facing calls to display the German uniforms worn by her grandfather to mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of war. Above, the British king (right) in German military uniform, with his cousin, Kaiser Wilhelm II (left).
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Britain's OUTRAGEOUS establishment HYPOCRISY that protects the ROYALS POWERFUL & RICH !
Duet et mon droit
"God and my right" ?
“O, what may man within him hide,
Though angel on the outward side!”
I am a British citizen. There is NO question about British greatness and awesome achievements, BUT...when we examine historical and governmental facts and double standards which ensure and protect the special interests of the unelected royals, aristocracy and mega rich while ignoring the plight of the working class and poor who also inherit the island we find absolute abominable discrimination and blatant hypocrisy to say the least !
In this short synopsis essay I will try to illustrate the differentiation between classes based on hereditary, political and economic factors !
That being said, I also read the news like anyone else and below are some of the disgusting coverups of those at the HIGHEST levels of British power whom it seems are UNTOUCHABLE and ABOVE the law !
Now let's look at the difference between the investigations, procedures and penalties depending on WHO and what you are !
Fury over Channel 4 insult to MP killed by the IRA: Family of war hero Airey Neave demand TV series is axed
Drama Utopia pretends that Airey Neave's death was perpetrated by a secret MI5 cell, when in fact he was murdered by the Irish National Liberation Army. The senior Tory MP's family is now fighting to ban the fictional thriller, which uses genuine news footage of the car bomb that killed him in the Commons car park (bottom left), from being aired tomorrow. Mr Neave, who was a close ally and confidant of Margaret Thatcher (centre), was killed just two days after the vote of no confidence which brought down Callaghan.
Free press stifling ?
Britain will be ruined as world power if the Scots vote with bullying, tawdry Alex Salmond, says Alistair Darling
The head of the campaign to stop Scotland breaking away, believes other nations would seize the chance to punish what was left of a depleted Britain.
Interfering with the affairs of Scotland that are the SOLE right of the Scots to determine their own future ?
claims that George Thomas (left),who later became Viscount Tonypandy, propositioned young men in the Speaker’s official grace and favour apartment in Parliament. In the 1960s, Thomas was a Minister in the Home Office, which is accused of losing over 114 files on alleged child sex cases, including Dickens’ dossier in the 1980s. And he reportedly used his Home Office position to help Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe (right) – who was later acquitted of attempted murder of his gay lover – to cover up an alleged homosexual offence against a minor.
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