20/08/2017 16:54 BST

Owen Jones Explains Why An Elected Head Of State Wouldn't Mean 'President Blair'

'I know I'm in a minority, but there's almost a patriotic argument here.'

Owen Jones isn’t a fan of our unelected monarchy ― and on Sunday he launched a passionate argument for change.

The LBC host and Guardian journalist debated the role of the Queen on his weekend radio programme.

And responding to common criticism of the idea for an elected head of state, he revealed why he believes such a position wouldn’t mean Britain gets ‘President Blair’.

Watch his argument in the full video, above.