Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to Receive Awards for Fighting "Structural Racism"
By Jawad Hussain
Kerry Kennedy said the Duke and Duchess of Sussex knew there would be "consequences" for their conduct.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are praised for changing.
Kerry Kennedy discussed why the Robert F. Kennedy Ripple of Hope Award went to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
Kerry told El Confidencial's Vanitatis magazine that Prince Harry, 38, and Meghan, 41, exemplify the "moral courage" against injustice that her father advocated for in his legendary Ripple of Hope speech at the University of Cape Town in South Africa over 50 years ago.
"My father traveled to South Africa in 1966 and told a white audience that racial justice is this generation's problem.
Few have the moral guts to question their colleagues, family, and community about their power structure, he said "Translation: Kerry told a Spanish magazine.