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Stop Feigning Surprise About the British Monarchy’s Bigotry

Buckingham Palace has been controlling the narrative for centuries — shunning Meghan Markle is just the latest

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrive for the annual evening reception for members of the Diplomatic Corps at Buckingham Palace on December 8, 2016 in London, England. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/WPA Pool/Getty Images

The Oprah interview with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry has been storming media outlets since airing earlier this month. In their first interview since departing the royal family…




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