Queen Elizabeth is a great source of pride, inspiration, and comfort. While other world leaders shirk responsibilities for immediate pleasure or the spotlight, the Queen has always put duty first.
This week’s general election in the United Kingdom offers voters one of the starkest and most important choices in decades. What they choose could have seismic consequences for the international situation and leave America much lonelier on the world stage.
A few weeks ago Queen Elizabeth bestowed her nation’s highest military honor — the Victoria Cross, which has been awarded only twice in the past 45 years, and never before to a living person — on British paratrooper Joshua Leakey, who risked his life multiple times to save an American Marine officer.