Britain’s Prince Charles is slapped on the face with a flower by an anti-war protester who identified herself only as Alina, in Riga, Latvia Thursday Nov. 8, 2001. The incident happened at the Freedom Monument after the prince had laid a wreath to commemorate the Baltic state’s independence. Alina, was led away by police saying that she was protesting against Latvia joining NATO and Britain’s role in the bombing in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/AFI)
This girl is my hero. Sixteen years old and willing to take a stand like this.