Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s biography Finding Freedom has claimed the Royal Family were partly to blame for the couple’s decision to step away from royal life. However, during a discussion on the book’s release on Good Morning Britain, it was revealed one of the book’s authors Omid Scobie believes the Royal Family failed to take advantage of a “genuine chance” of reform.
Finding Freedom, written by Carolyn Durand and Omid, has made some pretty bold claims about the reasons behind the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s move away from royal life.
Introducing the segment, Kate Garraway said: “Snobbery and racism in the monarchy played a role in Prince Harry and Meghan’s decision to step down from royal duties.
“That’s the claim in a new biography Finding Freedom which is published today.”
“The couple quit in January and now live in Los Angeles with their son Archie, Louisa James is at Windsor Castle,” Adil Ray continued.
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Royal Family suffered loss when Meghan Markle and Prince Harry stepped down from royal life (Image: GETTY)
Meghan Markle's exit from the Royal Family was discussed on GMB (Image: ITV)
“Louisa, what evidence does the book put forward for the racism allegation?”
The correspondent replied: “Well Adil it also says Meghan never felt entirely comfortable within the Royal Family or that she was entirely welcome.
“And she did encounter some racial ignorance within the institution and all of that contributed to them leaving for the US.
“It wasn’t the only reason but it was one of the factors in