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Meghan Markle's Got It! From Fighting Sexism At 11 To Becoming A Big-Time Humanitarian

Date March 12, 2018 16:57

Prince Harry could not have picked a better partner than Meghan Markle. The former American actress and UN ambassador is quite the catch.

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In her new role as Duchess, she will be expected to carry out official duties in service of ideals that are dear to the Royal Family. Naturally, the world is watching to see how she makes the adjustment, and so far, she has been doing great. In fact, she has been judged a natural.

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However, it is not surprising at all. She has been doing the amazing work in her small corner long before she met Prince Harry or became an actress.

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As a child, she took on Procter & Gamble because their Ivory dishwasher soap commercial was sexist.

Taking on bigger things.

According to a report on Inside Edition, Meghan wrote to the manufacturing giant, because their 1993 commercial said:

Women all over America are fighting greasy pots and pans.

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She also wrote to the then-first lady, Hillary Clinton, and earned herself an interview on a television show where she spoke about the sexism propagated by the advert. The advert was adjusted as a result of the young Meghan's activism.

Thankfully, she did not stop there. As an adult, she went on to bigger things.

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She has been vocal about women's rights and as an ambassador for World Vision, has traveled to India and Rwanda to help children who are in need.

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Her philanthropy has earned her comparisons with Prince Harry's much-loved mother, we and the late Princess Diana couldn't agree more.

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In less than 3 months Meghan Markle will be making the transition from commoner to royal. She will be married to Prince Harry in a highly anticipated ceremony in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

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And if her recent outing at the inaugural Royal Foundation Forum is any indication, she is not about to slow down.

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She appeared on a panel with Prince William, Kate Middleton, and Prince Harry to open the Royal Foundation Forum and spoke about her support for the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements.

The four of them looked to have great chemistry together and we sure look forward to the foursome working together to make a difference.

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