PUBLISHED: 11:59, Thu, Oct 1, 2020 | UPDATED: 12:03, Thu, Oct 1, 2020
Prince Harry issued an appeal to white people in the UK during an interview carried out to mark the beginning of Black History Month. The Duke of Sussex argued white Britons could make the UK a better country by gaining a better understanding of the difficulties experienced by people “of a different coloured skin”.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle marked the beginning of Black History Month (Image: GETTY)
Opening up on his own "awakening" to the lack of opportunities people from the BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) communities face, Harry told the Evening Standard in a conversation over Zoom: “Because I wasn’t aware of so many of the issues and so many of the problems within the UK and also globally as well. I thought I did but I