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Prince Harry risks angering Queen by
saying Commonwealth 'must acknowledge
past wrongs' even if it's 'uncomfortable'
in apparent criticism of British Empire
during call with Meghan to young leaders

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Posted By: Ribicon, 7/6/2020 11:48:04 AM

Prince Harry today faced criticism after he appeared to take a swipe at the British Empire by saying the history of the Commonwealth 'must be acknowledged', even if it's 'uncomfortable'. The Duke of Sussex, 35, made the comment as he joined wife Meghan Markle, 38, for a video call with young leaders from the Queen's Commonwealth Trust last week that was made public today. As part of the discussion on 'justice and equal rights', Harry said the Commonwealth needs to follow others who have 'acknowledged the past' and are 'trying to right their wrongs', and also admitted to having his own 'unconscious bias'.

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The Markles, sometimes known as Woke and Joke, would be well advised to avoid tunnels henceforth, and probably also the air travel they so enjoy (but scold the rest of us for using).

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Reply 1 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 7/6/2020 11:58:43 AM (No. 468903)
Charles should continue their allowance only on the condition that they move to deepest, darkest Africa (or Tibet), preferably away from social media.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/6/2020 12:03:04 PM (No. 468910)
Just another 'Woke' Punk with a small brain and zero loyalty to his family...this won't go well WHEN the Queen smashes his face into the wall!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: stablemoney 7/6/2020 12:04:08 PM (No. 468912)
Britain, please take Harry back. We don't want him.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: aasilver 7/6/2020 12:05:26 PM (No. 468914)
Time for the Queen to cancel all royal titles for both of these morons. Harry Markle needs to remove the ring through his scrotum. "Princess Meghan" was a tight leash on him.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: planetgeo 7/6/2020 12:12:46 PM (No. 468926)
...proving that it is indeed possible to kiss a prince and turn him into a frog.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Illinois Mom 7/6/2020 12:15:18 PM (No. 468929)
Is Harry willing to put his money where his mouth is? Maybe he doesn't think its "racism" when you enslave people with the same blood as himself in their veins? The Irish slave trade began when 30,000 Irish prisoners were sold as slaves to the New World. The King James I Proclamation of 1625 required Irish political prisoners be sent overseas and sold to English settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, the Irish were the main slaves sold to Antigua and Montserrat. At that time, 70% of the total population of Montserrat were Irish slaves. From 1641 to 1652, over 500,000 Irish were killed by the English and another 300,000 were sold as slaves. They were not voluntary "indentured servants." Ireland’s population fell from about 1,500,000 to 600,000 in one single decade. Those first 30,000 predate the African slave trade. So, even though there has been an "apology" for the Irish genocide called "The Potato Famine" (that didn't occur until 1845,) it didn't address the Irish slave trade. If apologies and reparations are going to be handed out to those England has wronged, your wife's family can go to the back of the line.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: RU4us 7/6/2020 12:17:27 PM (No. 468931)
I would like to use this opportunity to take a knee and apologize to Reverend Jerry Falwell. I criticized him for trying to moralize unbelievers. Compared to these woke morality police, Rev. Falwell was a moderate.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Edgelady 7/6/2020 12:17:43 PM (No. 468932)
Lots of words, yet no ideas.....they think themselves leaders, influencers? Nope, she’s a parasite, he’s a fool.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs 7/6/2020 12:17:48 PM (No. 468933)
He keeps this up, he will be neither Prince nor Duke. Bless his heart. Decisions have consequences, Harry.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: earlybird 7/6/2020 12:17:49 PM (No. 468934)
Weren’t the dynamic duo on probation for a year beginning March 31, 2020? Some of Harry’s titles on hold for that period instead of being snipped immediately? He is really pushing the envelope. The Queen has been very kind. So far. But she is strong. And she is the Queen. This should be interesting for us; painful for her as grandmother and monarch.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: subal 7/6/2020 12:19:30 PM (No. 468935)
A good example of burning your bridges!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: earlybird 7/6/2020 12:20:01 PM (No. 468938)
PS. It is my guess that if the Duke of Windsor were still alive, he’d be counseling Harry against ALL of this. He knew what it was like to live in exile. That the bloom goes off the royal rose when the stem has been cut… And Meghan doesn’t even have Wallis’s class.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: padiva 7/6/2020 12:31:37 PM (No. 468949)
Is Chick-Fil-A still offering Harry an entry level job?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: earlybird 7/6/2020 12:43:59 PM (No. 468960)
After the Sussexes stepped down as a senior working royals, Harry had to leave his role as Commonwealth Youth Ambassador. But he and Meghan retained their posts as president and vice-president of the Queen's Commonwealth Trust. That should be ended as well.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: udanja99 7/6/2020 12:48:34 PM (No. 468968)
The queen should force Chuck to cut Harry off completely. Let him get a real job and pay for his own life.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Right Time 7/6/2020 12:52:22 PM (No. 468976)
Oh, shut up, Harry. Nobody wants to hear it from a little wuss.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: SALady 7/6/2020 12:55:30 PM (No. 468980)
Harry has been suffering from massive mental illness since his mother died. And it has only gotten worse since he got involved with his manipulative shrew of a wife. I can only pity him. He is too stupid and delusional and mentally unstable to do anything on his own. Everything he says and does is because Meghan is pulling the strings like a big puppet master!!!!!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: bighambone 7/6/2020 1:23:23 PM (No. 469013)
Next the P-whipped guy living in someone else’s house in LA will be calling for the removal of the British Royal Family, as they are the descendants of Kings and Queens of the old British Empire where slavery was allowed to exist, before the British Empire abolished slavery in the early 1800’s with the Royal Navy enforcing that decision along the West African Coast and across the Atlantic Ocean.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: earlybird 7/6/2020 1:27:53 PM (No. 469024)
Second sonism. Hits royal families and families of wealth. And Charles wasn’t much of a father. Too busy following “Camiller” around like a panting dog crossed with a teenaged boy. Not a family man and a little too wussy to father boys.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Lawsy0 7/6/2020 1:38:30 PM (No. 469044)
Bless his heart, he may be brain damaged. Surely had MY family aided and abetted the Nazi regime, I could have found the courage to keep my big fat mouth shut!! Just read an article how Adolph Hitler had his eye on Edward VIII to lead the puppet Great Britain after the Third Reich conquest, bringing along that detestable Mrs. Simpson also. As if!!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: OK state mom 7/6/2020 1:39:51 PM (No. 469047)
Waiting for Harry to refuse further money from Charles as his income is derived from confiscated land now known as the Duchy of Cornwall. I'll be waiting a long time. Harry couldn't buy toilet paper if it weren't for Charles.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 7/6/2020 1:58:37 PM (No. 469070)
Keeping Up with the Markles. They are self-absorbed, obnoxious and irrelevant.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: TXknitter 7/6/2020 2:15:22 PM (No. 469090)
Knickers in a twist as the elites in London constantly mock America for OUR history. Despite who brought it up, they should stick to solving Britain’s numerous problems and zip it about ours.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: DVC 7/6/2020 2:38:12 PM (No. 469117)
Selling out your family, your birthright and your country for a bit of sex. What a sad idiot this Harry is.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Nimby 7/6/2020 2:43:48 PM (No. 469123)
Time for this “Fitz” to learn about the history of British Empire. He now thinks he is the savior of the world🤔
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Reply 26 - Posted by: marbles 7/6/2020 2:48:34 PM (No. 469125)
AS we tune in today ( cue of that lousy organ music) , we find that Prince Harkle the Gelded, is taking to task the British Empire and calling out Grammy aka Queen Elizabeth for not going in the way back machine and changing history. This is the find hand , claw? of Sparkle Farkle Markle at work. Will The Duke ever grow up ? Will the Dukette ever give up? And what about leverage baby Arkle, have his eminent years in therapy just been extended? For the answers to this and other burning questions, tune in next week, next year or next month for another chapter of " The Unmerry Wife of Windsor "............late of Canada. , no appearing ( for cold cash )in L.A.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: NorthernDog 7/6/2020 3:03:21 PM (No. 469138)
How far back shall we go? The Celts weren't crazy about Roman occupation of the fair island, or the Anglo Saxons arriving. Vikings raids on England certainly should be apologized for by now. And the Norman Conquest of England upended a lot of teacups for the Anglo Saxons. Who should apologize to whom?
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Reply 28 - Posted by: StrikingViking 7/6/2020 3:18:58 PM (No. 469149)
By all means, let's acknowledge the legacy of the British Empire. Let's compare the former British colonies, the U.S.A., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica, British Virgin Islands, et al. with the former colonies of Spain, France, Portugal as well as with the enslaved nations subjugated by the Soviet Union and the People's "Republic" of China.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: hershey 7/6/2020 3:24:25 PM (No. 469157)
This guy has really been stepping in it lately...better to keep your mouth shut and be thought an idiot, than to open it and prove it...Don't mess with the Queen...
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Reply 30 - Posted by: jhpeters2 7/6/2020 3:54:29 PM (No. 469178)
Benefit number one of being an American citizen - we don't have to suffer royalty. Whoops, spoke too soon. I guess they do in Hollywood these days. Woke and Joke are in bad need of lessons in couth from Princess Grace, rest her soul.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: November Rose 7/6/2020 4:14:56 PM (No. 469197)
The Little Prince is going to wind up out on the street on his royal keister with no inheritance.Ms. Marley will dump him, claim sole custody of Littler Prince Archie, and that, said Her Majesty, is that.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Justcurious 7/6/2020 4:21:41 PM (No. 469210)
Yes, let's all be instructed on life lessons by someone so inconsequential he must stand on a soapbox to be seen.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Mother of AL 7/6/2020 4:42:34 PM (No. 469233)
Congratulations to poster..Woke and Joke..GREAT! Next Megan has finally pried Joke...no sorry Harry from his family. I can have no more respect for Joke if he cares no more for them than to let a piece of azz do that to them. Hard to believe.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: red1066 7/6/2020 5:28:58 PM (No. 469281)
The Commonwealth as well as other governments are well aware of their past short comings. It's why governments have bent over backwards to make life better for everyone. It's up to people to take advantage of the opportunities presented to them. If they don't, then their life outcome is on them.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: RuckusTom 7/6/2020 5:48:46 PM (No. 469311)
Hasn't he lost is "prince" title?
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Reply 36 - Posted by: PostAway 7/6/2020 6:05:21 PM (No. 469323)
The royal family is in big trouble partly because of the atrocious behavior of Charles and now Andrew. Harry’s weird marriage, shady fatherhood and move out of Britain could mean he has his own secrets to disguise with the cover of frivolous speculative gossip. A black wife and bi-racial baby could provide even more armor for a royal reputation in the days of BLM.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: NYbob 7/6/2020 6:13:57 PM (No. 469335)
A history lesson from the idiot who thought it would be funny to dress up like Hitler for a party.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Rotten in Denmark 7/6/2020 7:10:36 PM (No. 469401)
If Meghan had my boys in her hand and applying pressure I’d likely agree to say anything. What a cuckhold.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Faithfully 7/6/2020 7:20:30 PM (No. 469416)
When the Commonwealth outlawed slavery in the 1700's that about did it, idiot.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: JimBob 7/6/2020 10:45:28 PM (No. 469565)
My Give-A-Dam's Busted.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: Harlowe 7/6/2020 11:21:12 PM (No. 469589)
#17,#33- Although there is public knowledge and admission of Prince Harry’s battle with depression, what has happened to him may not be due to lack of intellect, but due to being a particularly vulnerable soul. He is on record as having expressed his love for children and hopes for a family of his own. Watching is brother and sister-in-law being blessed with three lovely children, his personal friends marrying, and his personal inability to find a suitable spouse among England’s young women very likely compounded his depression, his loneliness, his sense of desolation. Along came Meghan who, according to tabloids, sought an introduction to Prince Harry through a mutual British friend, and Meghan’s charms charmed him to the point of posthaste matrimony by royal standards. People who are vulnerable may be easily programmed, as evidenced through reading about parents who lost children to cults and, if fortunate enough to retrieve them, to have to go through deprogramming their children. Most certainly there is the possibility that Prince Harry is a willing participant, but considering his history of having been a very sensitive child and the lifestyle and horrific manner in which his mother lost her life suggests “other influences” need to be considered—especially the influence of depression which can lead some people to suicide.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 7/7/2020 12:58:03 AM (No. 469631)
Not removing ad blocker for Sparkle Markle's. Airy, it was rumored you were the Queen's favorite. You are really hurting her. Zip it. I can see why he likes the Mooch.
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Posted by Ribicon 7/7/2020 11:29:13 AM Post Reply
The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it was 'carefully' monitoring a case of bubonic plague in China after being notified by the authorities in Beijing. A WHO official claimed today that the situation was being 'well managed' by China and not considered to represent a high risk. A herdsman in China's northern Inner Mongolia region was confirmed at the weekend to have bubonic plague, known as the 'Black Death' in the Middle Ages.(Snip) The news comes after the WHO also publicly praised China for what it called a speedy response to the new coronavirus throughout January.
Bill Cosby citing systemic racism as
he fights sexual assault conviction
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Posted by MissMolly 7/7/2020 4:18:08 AM Post Reply
Bill Cosby is invoking the recent unrest and move for racial inequality in the appeal of his sexual assault conviction. The disgraced actor and comedian gave a testimony in 2005, in which he admitted that he gave Quaaludes to young women he wanted to have sex with, an admission that ultimately spurred the release of case files in 2015 to The Associated Press and aided in giving credibility to the #MeToo movement. For his conduct, which was described by U.S. District Judge Eduardo Robreno in June 2015 as “perhaps criminal,”
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