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Meghan Markle Is More Than “Descended From Slaves”

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Reading, watching and listening to coverage of the recent engagement between soon-to-be-former-actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reveals a lot about how we think of race. “Descended from slaves” is a phrase I keep coming across in descriptions of Markle’s mother, Doria Radlan. In one piece, Radlan was referred to as “descended from slaves” while

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