Meghan Markle Becomes The First Royal To Cast Vote In The US Election
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have been very vocal about the US election 2020. Generally, the Royal Family keeps a neutral stance no matter who is contesting in the elections. They refrain themselves from voting to avoid any partiality. However, Meghan became the first Royal member to cast a vote in the US election. Even before becoming a Royal, she was an American. Hence, she was eligible to vote for the election. She has openly criticized Donald Trump and asked people to not vote for him.
Meghan Markle Wanted To Be Part Of The Democratic Process
Meghan Markle has faced a lot of racism in her life. So when the Black Lives Matter protest blew up, she was very vocal in supporting the movement. The movement took a big hit on Trump’s political image as many people started to speak against him. One of them was Meghan Markle who has never been a fan of Trump. She wants the people of the US to be a part of the electoral process. Spokesperson of Meghan said, “Part of being an active member of society is to take part in the democratic process.”
Meghan Markle Wants To Encourage People To Vote
This election has been a movement to encourage people to vote. Due to the pandemic, people were skeptical about voting in this year’s election. Hence, many celebrities started campaigns encourages people to vote and to adopt mail-in voting system. Meghan has also been part of this who has asked people to vote and bring change in this year’s election. Meghan’s spokesperson said, “So encouraging people to get involved in politics is something that is important.”
Royals Not Happy With Meghan Voting In The US Election
According to some rumors, the Royal Family is not happy with Meghan voting in this year’s election. However, Meghan’s spokesperson said, “Meghan was an American long before she was a royal. She wouldn’t miss voting in this election no matter where she was living.”