Originally Posted by Zare's White Tulip
National anthems are divisive because they're bound up in political and ideological presuppositions regarding an imagined community. Further to this you have to ask whether its entirely appropriate or necessary for the singing of a song which calls for an imagined omnipotent being to cast grace and health upon the head of an archaic institution which has no place in a progressive society before the start of a game of football.
Is the Queen even there? Does she even like football?
for you , thats your opinion
the majority in this country are pro royal
anyway its not really about that, its about the country and people as a whole