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Prince George Will Never Be King

The monarchy's future is less certain than you think

This piece originally appeared on newstatesman.com.The purpose of the British Royal Family is procreation; its prime duty is to produce at least one heir to the throne. Each heir has to provide a child that will guarantee the survival of a monarchy that began with Athelstan, the first king of all-England in 926.

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Murdoch's Papers Fight the Guardian (and Free Speech)

Journalism's circular firing squad, UK edition

While it might be a mite too early to assess the historic and political impact of Edward Snowden’s leaks of top secret NSA documents, the first casualty is already clear: journalism.

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