Here is a glance at the highs and lows of our history that occurred this week many years ago, and the profound impact they have had on our culture and way of life.
It’s been a storybook season so far for the Huskies as they continue to go undefeated and remain the no. 1 team in the nation. Their 3-0 shutout victory over Big East competitor Liberty on Saturday improved their conference win streak to 22 games. Multiple members of the UConn offense contributed to this victory, and are now outscoring their opponents 69-9 on the season.
The role of the monarchy in the United Kingdom has evolved (for the better) since the passage of the Bill of Rights 1689, which asserted the rights of parliament and limited the power of the monarch. Today, the head of state is effectively the prime minister, not the Queen, and the laws are debated by the parliament, not the Royal Family. So, what is the role of the monarch in present times?