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On March 7, the extremely anticipated interview with Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and Oprah Winfrey aired on CBS, the night time earlier than it airs in the UK. Unsurprisingly, the interview resulted in various revelations relating to the royal household and their obscene remedy of Meghan over time, as they didn’t help her on quite a few events. For the reason that interview aired, various Meghan’s pals have been sharing their help and defending her. Serena Williams was a kind of pals, sharing an announcement on Twitter after watching the two-hour interview.
“Megan Markle, my selfless buddy, lives her life — and leads by instance — with empathy and compassion. She teaches me daily what it means to be really noble,” Serena wrote. “Her phrases illustrate the ache and cruelty she’s skilled.
“I do know firsthand the sexism and racism establishments and the media use to vilify ladies and folks of colour to attenuate us, to interrupt us down and demonize us. We should acknowledge our obligation to decry malicious, unfounded gossip and tabloid journalism. The psychological well being penalties of systemic oppression and victimization are devastating, isolating and all typically too deadly.”
Learn the complete assertion beneath.
— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) March 8, 2021