POLSIS academic interviewed by the Voice of America TV

Dr Gëzim Alpion was interviewed by the Washington D.C. based Voice of America Television on the role of the Royal Family in Britain.

In a live interview with the Washington D.C. based Voice of America TV on 28 April 2011, POLSIS academic Dr Gëzim Alpion assessed the importance and role of the British Royal Family in the context of Prince William’s wedding to Kate Middleton. VOA’s Laura Konda asked Dr Alpion to comment on the reasons behind the media interest in the wedding, the significance of Kate Middleton’s background, the impact of the Monarchy on British democracy, and the reasons why surviving former Labour prime ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown were not invited to the wedding.

Watch the interview on http://www.voanews.com/albanian/news