PBS NewsHour

Why the British monarchy is considering unprecedented change

Clip: 01/13/2020 | 6m Video has closed captioning.

The British monarchy is in the midst of one of its most tumultuous times in recent history. Queen Elizabeth announced Monday that she would be open to a new arrangement that would allow Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to pursue a life outside their royal obligations. Amna Nawaz reports and talks to Robert Lacey, a royal historian, about whether the family can successfully reinvent itself.

Aired: 01/13/20

Rating: NR

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