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The couple told Oprah Winfrey they moved to America in “large part” because of racism and that Harry's family has not apologised.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex previously revealed certain members of the royal family had "concerns and conversations" about their son's skin color before he was born.
The couple did not hold back during their two-hour chat with the veteran talk show host.
We asked royal historians to weigh in.
A spokesperson for the Duchess of Sussex called out the U.K. tabloid that made the claim and shut down its "'carnival of so-called ‘experts'" with a fiery statement.
"You don’t necessarily need to have knowledge to know that, but I think it is true," journalist Tom Bradby said.
Meghan was advised by two senior members of Britain’s royal family to write a letter to her estranged father that a British newspaper later published.
Sections of the Tatler article about the Duchess of Cambridge were deleted months after a rare, blistering rebuke by the palace.
Kate Middleton launched the project, called "Hold Still," back in May.
"If a man got up before dawn to work, he was applauded for his work ethic. If a woman did it, she was deemed difficult or ‘a bitch,'" reads an excerpt from 'Finding Freedom'.