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The Hypocrisy of the Royal Family Refusing To Help Meghan Markle's Mental Health

Since March 7, our feeds have been rightfully inundated with responses to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s interview with Oprah Winfrey, in which Meghan revealed her struggle with suicidal ideation and racism during her time as a royal. In more than one way, it is eerily similar to Princess Diana’s 1995 interview with BBC’s Martin Bashir, in which she too expressed her deteriorating mental health and her isolating experience as a royal. I’m not the only one to draw this connection; indeed, Prince Harry told Oprah, “My biggest concern was history repeating itself.”

But should we be surprised that the interviews are so similar when hypocrisy runs deep through the heart of the royal family?

First off, let’s make no mistake: There is much good

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