Samuel Alito, a conservative judge who wrote the ruling which overturned long-standing abortion rights in America, said: “What really wounded me was when the Duke of Sussex addressed the United Nations and seemed to compare the decision, whose name may not be spoken , with the Russian attack on Ukraine.”
Some royal watchers on social media agreed, with one user, @royalcrown_, writing: “I’m an American & there’s little evidence H&M are well liked here.”
Another, Christine Williams (@Christi34972762) wrote: “The Americans know he no longer represents the Royal Family, the Monarchy or the UK he turned on us all. He represents Markledom now.”
But others defended the couple, with TMC (@Thenameis_Tati) saying: “You wish they were an embarrassment. Depends which side you stand on.
“The world from this side is very proud of them both.”
Meanwhile, @dakotarolling wrote: “They’re private citizens. They can have any thoughts and beliefs they want. Since when is healthcare political?”