His Majesty King Tupoa VI, of Tonga,

at his coronation, July 4, 2015


Studying the impact

of symbols of society,

hierarchy, and sovereignty

on human wellbeing


News Updates:

January 7, 2018: The New York Times cites the Zahedi Center in major feature on monarchy. Click here to see PDF version of the report.

September 8, 2017: Republic Versus Crown: Competition or Convergence? Or the Nation Versus Globalism? Click here to see magazine version in PDF. Click here to see in text form.

July 1, 2017: Extensive coverage of the Ethiopian Crown’s Commemorative Visit to Australia. Click here for multiple pages of photographs, speeches, media coverage, etc.

May 25, 2017: Strategic Symbolism in an Era of Resurgent Identity Politics Click here to see magazine version in PDF. Click here to see in text form.

May 11, 2017: Gregory Copley’s address to the US Library of Congress, May 11, 2017, on Strategic Symbolism. Click here to go to video website.

January 23, 2017 (updated): Japan begins debate on the abdication of the Emperor, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito. Click here for full report.

January 19, 2017: Update on Rwandan situation as King Kigeli V buried.  Click here for full text. Oct. 19, 2016, report  Click here. Ethiopian comment Nov. 7, 2017, Click here.

January 5, 2016: Ethiopian Crown in Exile Tackles Widespread Global Fraud and Forgery in the Illegal “Trade” in Royal Orders and Decorations. Click here for full text.

November 14, 2016: Sovereignty versus Globalism: The Implications of the Trump Election Victory in the US. Click here for full text.

November 8, 2016: Two major articles on restoration of the monarchy: From The New York Times, and from Ethiomedia.com.

Imperial Exile: Emperor Haile Selassie in Britain, 1936-1940. A review of the new book. Click here.

The King of Thailand, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, 88, passed away on October 13, 2016. Crown Prince assumed the Throne on December 1, 2016 Click here for a full report.

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