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Meghan Markle Is Disappointed, Yet Inspired To Be Back In The US Amid Black Lives Matter Protests !

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Meghan Markle Talks About Her Return To The US Amid Black Lives Matter

Meghan Markle is back in the US after a very long time. After being in the UK and Canada post her marriage, she is a little uncomfortable about coming back to the US. It is because she has come at a time when the entire US is fighting racism through Black Lives Matter. Meghan in a virtual summit gave her opinion on her return to California. She said, “To come back and to just see this state of affairs, I think at the onset if I’m being honest, it was just devastating. It was so sad to see where our country was at that moment.”

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Meghan Markle Feels Change Is On The Way Post Black Lives Matter

Meghan Markle, however, highlighted that happened post the death of George Floyd is inspirational. The peaceful protest and reaction of people to the entire incident gives her hope and makes her feel nice. She genuinely feels that things will change for the better. Talking about this, she said, “in the voices that were coming out, in the way that people actually owned their role…it shifted from sadness to a feeling of absolute inspiration, because I can see that the tide is turning.”

Meghan Markle Opens Up On Her Experience With Racism

Meghan Markle has faced a lot of racism during her time as an actor. She knows what it feels like to be discriminated on the basis of your colour. Racism is not new to her, but she still wants to be part of the change that is taking place in the US. She said, “From my standpoint, it’s not new to see this undercurrent of racism and certainly unconscious bias, but I think to see the changes that are being made right now is really β€” it’s something I look forward to being a part of.”

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Meghan Markle Feels Good To Be Back At ‘Home’

Meghan Markle gave some hint on her newfound freedom ever since she and Harry decided to hang up their royal duties. She said, “And being part of using my voice in a way that I haven’t been able to of late. So, yeah, it’s good to be home.”

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