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CNN: How Black Will The Royal Baby Be?

Jeff Katz
May 08, 2019 - 12:58 pm

CNN is under scrutiny Tuesday after the network’s writer-producer John Blake published an article with the sub-headline asking “How Black will the Royal Baby Be?”

The piece, published on Monday under the headline “Analysis: Don’t use the royal birth to trot out a dangerous myth,” apparently attempted to address the flood of news reports describing Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s newborn son as the “first Afro-American baby born into the royal family.”