The (non-) Royal Wedding: Working-class love deserves a little celebration, too

British royalty in 1947 staged the lavish marriage of Princess Elizabeth to the scion of a wealthy, titled German family, Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh. The press devoted millions of words, entire pages, and front-page headlines to this event, just as is happening again this weekend for the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. … Continue reading The (non-) Royal Wedding: Working-class love deserves a little celebration, too