Racist dating in the dark
It is understood she was not seated at the same table as Meghan, but the pair would have been introduced. One fumed: “I hope the Queen is going to ban this racist, horrible woman from any further gatherings.She is an embarrassment to the Royal Family.” Another added: “Has no-one noticed the blackamoor pin that Princess Michael of Kent is wearing? Meghan Markle officially meets the family and is greeted by THIS?This woman is an embarrassment to the Royal Family." Blackamoor jewellery and art dates back to the 1700s and was extremely popular at the time.But it is now considered to be racially insensitive and even the name has been slammed as a term of abuse for anyone with dark skin.
This question burns through Richard Toye's new history, Churchill's Empire, and is even seeping into the Oval Office.The royal, who is married to the Queen's cousin Prince Michael, proudly sported the brooch on her coat as she was driven into Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.But a spokesperson told The Sun Online that the brooch was in fact a gift that Princess Michael of Kent had worn many times before.”It is not the first time Princess Michael has landed herself in hot water over an alleged racist gaffe.In 2004 she was accused of insulting black diners at a New York restaurant by allegedly telling them to “go back to the colonies”. US actress Meghan has previously spoken out about the racism she faced during her childhood and career.