Meghan Markle’s heart ‘hurts’ young people who fall into a ‘world of uncertainty and injustice’

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Meghan Markle’s heart “hurts” young people who fall into a world of “uncertainty and injustice” and she hopes her impassioned speech to students at her old school addressing racial division has given them “hope, comfort and inspiration,” according to a report.

The Duchess of Sussex broke her silence on the murder of George Floyd and lent her support to the Black Lives Matter protests in the UNITED States last week during a speech to graduate students at Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles.

She revealed that she had not spoken about the death of the 46-year-old black man, who died after white police officer Derek Chauvin put his knee on his neck in Minneapolis on May 25 for nine minutes, before because she had been “nervous.”

A source said Hello! magazine that the situation “raised a lot of emotion” for Meghan, 38, who has opened up in the past about how racism has affected her own family.

The Duchess of Sussex broke her silence on the murder of George Floyd earlier this week, saying that

The Duchess of Sussex broke her silence on the murder of George Floyd last week, saying that “black lives matter” and revealed that she had not spoken about her death before because she had been “nervous.” Meghan, 38, delivered an address to graduate students at her former school, Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles (pictured)

“Meghan was excited to participate in the IHHS graduation ceremony, but after this week she knew she couldn’t talk to a group of compassionate and service-motivated young women without attacking George Floyd and the racism that afflicts this country,” they said.

“His heart hurts young people who graduate in a world of uncertainty and injustice. She hopes that her words have given her some hope, comfort or inspiration to the school community she cares about.

In her poignant six-minute virtual speech to students at her old school, Meghan said, “George Floyd’s life mattered and Breonna Taylor’s life mattered and Philando Castile’s life mattered and Tamir Rice’s life mattered.”

The other three people mentioned by Meghan were African-Americans killed by U.S. police over the past six years.

The Duchess also called Los Angeles the “hometown” of the family after moving there with Harry and their son Archie, one.

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According to the source, Meghan was

According to the source, Meghan was “excited to participate in the IHHS graduation ceremony, but after this week she knew she couldn’t talk to a group of compassionate and service-motivated young women without tackling George Floyd and racism. [the US]’

Speaking of Mr. Floyd, she said, “I wasn’t sure what I could tell you. I wanted to say the right thing and I was really nervous that he would be taken apart. And I realized that the only bad thing to say is not to say anything.

The video was published in the women’s black lifestyle magazine Essence, which posted it on its website saying “courtesy of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.”

The Duchess also said how students “are going to have empathy for those who don’t see the world through the same lens you do,” adding: “With as diverse, dynamic and open-minded as I know the teachings at Immaculate Heart are, I know you know that black lives matter.

Meghan also referred to some of the advice a 15-year-old teacher gave her: “I remember my teacher at the time,” one of my teachers, Ms. Pollia, told me as I was leaving for a day of volunteering, “don’t always forget to put the needs of others above your own fears.”

“And it stuck with me all my life and I thought about it more than ever last week.”

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div class=”image-wrap”> Speaking of Mr Floyd, Meghan (pictured in South Africa in September) said: