Ralph Nader

Prince Harry and the Bush twins

There is a certain moral authority to governing that escapes both George W. Bush and Dick Cheney

The breaking news about 23-year-old Prince Harry secretly being deployed in Afghanistan as a battlefield air controller created a public sensation in Britain. It also resulted in the quick return home of the prince - third in line to the British throne - for security reasons.

The episode pointed to the British tradition of expecting the sons of British kings and queens to enter military service when their country is at war. Read more »