Online fans of Meghan Markle used widely disseminated images of 4-year-old Prince Louis, thumbing his nose at his mother, Kate Middleton, and otherwise getting rambunctious at Sunday’s pageant for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, to speculate on how the U.K. media would have ripped into Meghan if cameras caught similar images of her 3-year-old son, Archie, acting up at a public event.
“Royal Experts’/Media would’ve dissected Archie’s behavior/torn into him/labelled him with all kinds of behavioral disorders if he’d smacked Meghan Markle’s mouth shut as Louis did to his mother Kate & pulled hair,” tweeted Adeshola Mos-Shogbamimu, British-Nigerian activist, political commentator, author and lawyer.
American broadcast journalist Soledad O’Brien similarly tweeted: “Imagine all the royal press and racist headlines had this been Meghan and little Archie.”
(Imagine all the royal press and racist headlines had this been Meghan and little Archie) https://t.co/Sz5RsiUcOG
— Soledad O’Brien (@soledadobrien) June 6, 2022
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