Royal under fire for wearing racist brooch to meet Meghan Markle

Mr Nixus! December 22, 2017 0

 Princess Michael of Kent has ignited a firestorm by wearing jewelry considered racist to a gathering attended by Meghan Markle.

The 72-year-old Princess, who’s married to the Queen’s cousin, sported a “blackamoor” brooch.

The statement pinis controversial because it fetishizes dark-skinned slaves and servants.

Social media blew up in response to jewelry.It is believed to be the first time the 72-year-old royal and Markle, whose mother is black, have met.

But it’s not the first time that Princess Michael has set off a racial fury. In 2004, she was accused of telling a group of black people in a New York restaurant to “go back to the colonies.” She denied the claims at the time.

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Princess Michael’s spokesman told TMZ that she’s “very sorry and distressed” about wearing the racially insensitive pin. A source claimed it was a girft. The Royal reportedly plans to retire the brooch.


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