The Challenges of the New King

As Charles III begins his reign, a post-colonial world is re-assessing its relationship with the British monarchy.

Prince Charles was the first heir to the British throne to earn a bachelor’s degree, an active member of the Royal Navy, a skilled pilot, and a strong environmental advocate.

“God Save the King”

Yesterday’s interment of Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle marks the beginning of a new era with Charles as monarch. He is the oldest British monarch to take the throne at 73. As he pointed out during his inaugural address, he had served the country for a long time.