God Save Monarchy!

'Where men are forbidden to honour a king they honour millionaires, athletes or film stars instead: even famous prostitutes or gangsters. For spiritual nature, like bodily nature, will be served: deny it food and it will gobble poison.'
– CS Lewis

The Learning Network: Jan. 17, 1893 | Hawaiian Monarchy Overthrown by America-Backed Businessmen

On Jan. 17, 1893, Hawaii’s monarchy was overthrown when a group of businessmen and sugar planters forced Queen Liliuokalani to abdicate.

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