Mapping the world's opinions

argument top image

Should the Monarchy be Abolished? Show more Show less

The Royal Family is a pillar in the British cultural and political landscape. The country tunes in for their weddings, places bets on their baby names and earnestly discusses their wardrobe choices. Given the monarchy's diminished role in politics, is it time to get rid of the royals? Or do they still serve a purpose in modern society?

Yes: we should abolish the monarchy Show more Show less

The monarchy is an outdated and problematic institution
(1 of 3 Positions) Next >>

The monarchy reinforces the class system in Britain

The existence of the monarchy affirms class divisions which are particularly entrenched in the UK

<< Previous (3 of 3 Arguments)
class

Context

Enter the background of the argument here ...

The Argument

Enter the main explanation of the argument here ...

Counter arguments

Enter the counter arguments here ...

Premises

Enter the formal premises of the argument here ...

Rejecting the premises

Enter the technical rejections of the premises here ...

References

Content references here ...

Proponents

Do you agree?

Sign up or log in to record your thoughts on this argument

Explore related arguments

This page was last edited on Friday, 17 Jan 2020 at 09:58 UTC