This lesson was learnt by the advanced democracies of the world, who overthrew their absolute monarchies
and aristocracy and vested ultimate power in the people.
One reason is that politically, these countries are dictatorships; Saudi Arabia and Oman, for example, are some of the few remaining absolute monarchies
in the world.
Comparing the modern conflicts of today to how World War I and II began to purge Europe of it's absolute monarchies
, it's a deft look at a changing world, and an optimistic viewpoint of the region for a change.
This gives him a secure base of operations to carry out his role "as the leader of disenfranchised Arabs and other Muslims who seek the liberation of Palestine and the downfall of the authoritarian regimes of the Middle East and absolute monarchies
and emirates of the Gulf.
DRIPPING gold, he rode in triumph through pouring rain yesterday as the heir to one of the world's last absolute monarchies