The sons of Princess Diana and Prince Charles held little back in their responses today to the just released findings of an independent inquiry into the BBC’s infamous 1995 interview with his now deceased mother.
“Our mother was an incredible woman who dedicated her life to service,” said Prince Harry in a statement on Thursday as the blast radius from Lord Dyson’s six-month investigation continues to grow. “She was resilient, brave and unquestionably honest. The ripple effect of a culture of exploitation and unethical practices ultimately took her life.”
Sixth in line to the British throne, the California-based Duke of Sussex continued: To those who have taken some form of accountability, thank you for owning it. That is the first step towards justice and truth. Yet what deeply concerns me is that practices like these — and even worse — are still widespread today. Then, and now, it’s bigger than one outlet, one network, or one publication.
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Then the transplanted Royal, who has reminded many of his late mother in the problems he and his wife, the former Meghan Markle have had with the so-called Firm, really let loose.
“Our mother lost her life because of this, and nothing has changed. By protecting her legacy, we protect everyone, and uphold the dignity with which she lived her life. Let’s remember…