Heir to the Throne

The Royal Glass Ceiling: Why Can't Women be Kings?

Curt Rice | Posted 04.02.2013 | Home
Curt Rice

Monarchies codify the superiority of a man to a woman. A king always outranks a queen - a man always outranks a woman. The highest position in a royal house may never be occupied by a woman because the highest position is that of king, which is reserved for a man.