Prince Harry’s engagement to Meghan Markle was heralded by the British establishment, led by the UK media, as a sign of a modern Royal Family; an institution that symbolizes white power and privilege. By accepting her grandson’s marriage to an independent woman of mixed heritage, the Queen had demonstrated willingness to lead and present a
The thing is they are mad because Harry is showing them that racism and bias is not a mindset that is written in stone. People can and do change. When they do, they are generally the best at addressing the things they got wrong and opening the eyes of others.
Operation reclaim the spotlight is being resuscitated after an attenuated response to all previous iterations.
The future looks bright for this humanitarian couple and we’ll be here to support them through the next phase. In the short term however, there is still a lot to celebrate and support.
For three plus years Duchess Meghan has endured the nightmare of character assassination at the hands of the British media cartel. Prince Harry has every right to protect his wife and son from the vitriol and bullying.
This family certainly has not taken care of ALL its members. It is not for the lack of will or resources. They had the wherewithal to deny that the Duchess of Cambridge uses Botox, when even Bartimaeus of Jericho could clearly see her wrinkles before they magically disappeared.
Prince Harry has repeatedly said that for as long as he lives, he will work to earn the privilege that he has. Obviously, those weren’t empty words as evidenced by his body of work up till now, and even as it continues to grow.
Looking at the kind of treatment the royal couple continues to face to date, I think we can safely conclude that the world is still a long way from genuinely embracing interracial unions and sadly, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have not been spared from this unwarranted criticism.
Over the years, the tabloid media have been left unchecked in how they report and this has led them to becoming so powerful, a law onto themselves.