Prince Harry has said that racism by the UK media was a “large part” of why he and wife Meghan Markle left the UK and eventually relocated to California. Photo: EPA-EFE
Prince Harry has said that racism by the UK media was a “large part” of why he and wife Meghan Markle left the UK and eventually relocated to California. Photo: EPA-EFE

Were Meghan Markle and Prince Harry the victims of racist trolls? Twitter claims the former royals were targeted with a coordinated hate campaign across social media channels

  • An analysis of 114,000 tweets about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle revealed that just 83 accounts posted 70 per cent of hate content directed at the royal couple
  • While many accounts were shut down by Twitter, some profiles described themselves as ‘parody’ to avoid detection, while others used ‘racist coded language’, according to the report

Prince Harry has said that racism by the UK media was a “large part” of why he and wife Meghan Markle left the UK and eventually relocated to California. Photo: EPA-EFE
Prince Harry has said that racism by the UK media was a “large part” of why he and wife Meghan Markle left the UK and eventually relocated to California. Photo: EPA-EFE
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