A Telegraph source denied to BuzzFeed News that the piece had been pulled due to pressure from the palace, but the newspaper declined to comment on the record.
Amid constant scrutiny of how a file works The British press covers various members of the royal familyThe Telegraph deleted a حذف critical column About Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on Thursday, hours after she appeared on the site.
She criticized the story, titled “A rare slip for the Duchess of Cambridge?” , Kate for co-authoring a recent book. editorial About early childhood education with United States First Lady Jill Biden, an educator and Ph.D. in Education.
“No matter how important the issue is, it is in danger of falling into the same trap as the Sussexes; it has risked siding closely with an established political party,” author Joanna Rossiter wrote. “It is impossible to imagine Kate writing this kind of article with the likes of, say, Melania Trump. Her decision to do so is a tacit endorsement of Biden.”
This isn’t the first time Rossiter has raised concerns about showing the royal duchess a possible bias. In 2019, I wrote vertical The Telegraph criticizes Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, for her “unabashed support of all things Awakened” and for “aligning themselves closely with icons of the political left.” This story is still online.
“Unfair criticism of it [Kate’s] The article I co-authored with Jill Biden has been pulled, but the many lies/racist/bigot attacks against #MeghanMarkle have never been pulled? ” Viral Tweet About deleting the column. “I think this criticism of the Duchess of Cambridge is utter nonsense, but the double standards/hypocrisy run deep. We see you.”
BuzzFeed News has reached out to the Telegraph and Rossiter to explain why the piece has been removed and whether it will be restored. Rossiter did not respond to repeated requests for comment. A Telegraph spokesperson declined to comment on the record.
A Kensington Palace spokesperson also declined to comment on the record, but a source in the Telegraph said the Palace had not contacted them and that any indication they were “ridiculous”.
A tweet from the official Telegraph account linked to the deleted story (file Column URL Now redirecting to the site’s news homepage) it was deleted following a BuzzFeed News query.
The deletion came hours before Kate released her Most ambitious project so farA center dedicated to early childhood study and advocacy to support children and parents during the early years of life.
The Telegraph has a reputation in the UK for being a right-leaning news medium. was too Source From the widely circulated story that Meghan made Kate cry during a feud before her wedding to Prince Harry – which made Meghan cry refute In her March interview with Oprah Winfrey.
In this InterviewHarry claimed there was an “invisible contract behind closed doors” between the palace and UK news outlets
“If you as a family member are willing to wine and dine and give full access to these reporters, you will get better journalism,” he said, adding that “the institution survives” because of this symbiotic relationship between the palace and the council. British media.
In May, Harry too alleged Those stories of Meghan bullying her employees during her time as a working member of the royal family were a “combined effort of the company and the media to discredit her.”
The Telegraph piece has not been restored online as of publication.