Meghan Markle

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Once again racism rears its ugly head when it comes to Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and their kids

Meghan Markle in 2020. Photo: Getty Images


British treatment of Markle points to colorism’s pervasiveness and the unfamiliarity some lighter-skinned Black women have with its sting

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, at a public event wearing a green outfit with matching hat.
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, at a public event wearing a green outfit with matching hat.
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attends the Commonwealth Day Service 2020 on March 09, 2020 in London, England. Photo: Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images


Allegations of bullying levied at Markle remind us that our character will be attacked by folks uncomfortable with our existence

Meghan Markle attends the Commonwealth Day Service 2020 at Westminster Abbey on March 9, 2020 in London, England. Photo: Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images


Surprisingly the Duke and Duchess of Sussex addressed the issues head on

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry arrive at an event in London in March 2020.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry arrive at an event in London in March 2020.
Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex meet children as they attend the Commonwealth Day Service 2020 on March 09, 2020 in London, England. Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)


The Sussexes’ refusal to submit to tradition was a long time coming, and it will shake up the royal family

Photo: Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images

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