Dani Beckett, of antiroyalist
group Republic, said: "This astonishing amount is a slap in the face to taxpayers, many of whom struggle to get by."
This is not to say that I am a republican or in any way "antiroyalist
", but just a proud Welsh person who gets really annoyed with the "powers that be" making decisions on our behalf without any consultation with the people of Wales yet again.
I'm neither royalist or antiroyalist
but do see the monetary value of having them.
In some documented cases, people allegedly posting antiroyalist
comments online have been fired from their jobs as a result of these sanctions.
employers are taking full advantage of the confusion between the phrase "Bank Holiday" and the phrase "Public Holiday" and what it might say or not say in your contract of employment, if you are lucky enough to have been given one.
Even in the intransigently antiroyalist
climate of the early republic, a consideration of how to style Washington hinted at the deep attachment to monarchy.
In Absalom and Achitophel, as well as in The Medal (both published in 1682), Dryden attacks the antiroyalist
Whigs who wanted to exclude the Catholic James, brother and legitimate successor of Charles II, from the royal succession in favor of the Protestant Duke of Monmouth, Charles II's illegitimate son.
Some writers in the ECHO have developed an increasingly antiRoyalist
tendency in recent years.
Although there was a time when antiroyalist
historians claimed that the English had inherited the jury trial directly from the Romans through the Anglo-Saxons, historians now generally agree that that was not the case, and that there were no jury trials in England before William the Conqueror brought them with him as a royal institution.
Although a number of fringe, antiroyalist
groups have been attemptinq to stop the project, it is scheduled to begin in 2010.
Indeed, intellectual historians have attempted to trace a direct line of influence from Goslicki, through Father Bellarmine and Algernon Sydney, to Jefferson.(56) Although a direct connection remains elusive, there is no disputing that Goslicki's work was popular and influential in England at the turn of the seventeenth century.(57) Queen Elizabeth herself may have been acquainted with the book,(58) and William Shakespeare certainly read it.(59) The Polish democratic and libertarian constitutional ideas it exported helped to fuel the antiroyalist
opposition movement in the decades leading up to the civil war of 1642.
In case there's an antiroyalist
coup, they say, the United States would need seventy-two hours to marshal its full military might to reverse the coup.