It's safe to say that Meghan Markle has her fair share of critics, and ever since she and Prince Harry announced their split from the royal family, matters seem to have only gotten worse.
And now, Markle has changed her name on Archie's birth certificate in an apparent snub.
Keep scrolling to see exactly what it says.
Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex.
via: ShutterstockWhile most of us will still know her as Rachel Zane from the TV show, Suits, Meghan Markle has risen to unprecedented levels of fame since marrying into the British royal family.
It's been a whirlwind couple of years.
via: ShutterstockBack in 2016, the world was incredibly shocked, yet even more excited to find out that the California-born actress was dating Prince Harry.
After being set up by a mutual friend...
via: ShutterstockThe pair began secretly dating and, fast-forward a year and a half, they were announcing their engagement to the world.
They tied the knot in May 2018...
via: GettyMaking Meghan an official member of the British monarchy.
Meghan radiated with happiness on her big day...
via: GettyBut, in reality, things hadn't been so easy for the newly-appointed Duchess of Sussex.
Meghan's transition into the royal family hasn't been an easy one...
via: ShutterstockJoining the British royal family was never going to be an easy transition, given that a person has to give up their entire life in order to be a part of the monarchy. But Meghan’s experience had been especially difficult.
Since news of her and Harry's relationship broke...
Kensington Palace has issued a statement this morning about the harassment currently being experienced by Meghan Ma… https://t.co/6KgnuDlXOk— The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge)1478599888.0
And, ever since the birth of their son, Archie...
via: GettyThe criticism and scrutiny have only intensified further.
The pressure has become too much for the couple...
via: GettyAnd, a mere week into the new year, they made the shock announcement that, as a family, they will officially be stepping down as senior members of the royal family.
They made the announcement on their joint Instagram account, Sussex Royal.
The couple plan on providing a "normal" childhood for Archie...
via: Getty ImagesAnd announced that they will be splitting their time between the U.K. and North America. “This geographic balance will enable us to raise our son with an appreciation for the royal tradition into which he was born, while also providing our family with the space to focus on the next chapter, including the launch of our new charitable entity," they wrote.
This is huge news.
via: ShutterstockIt isn't every day that someone decides to just get up and leave the royal family, and a few feathers are bound to have been ruffled.
And it's safe to say that since the news broke, Meghan's critics have only ramped up.
via: Getty ImagesShe has become a target of the British press, with Piers Morgan branding her a "ruthless social climber' who has spent her life "using people, moving on and ditching them," amongst other things. In fact, the headlines about Meghan are drastically different from those about Kate Middleton... read more about that at the end.
A few weeks back, Meghan found herself in the firing line once again...
This wouldn't be the first time Meghan has been mom-shamed.
via: Getty ImagesLast year she came under fire for the way she held baby Archie, with some saying that she could "hurt" him.
Although are we surprised?
via: Getty ImagesMeghan can't seem to catch a break, with pretty much everything she does getting completely scrutinized. So, it's not exactly shocking that she's been slammed for the way she parents Archie too.
But when some new pictures of Meghan and Archie surfaced...
via: Getty Images
They caused quite a stir, to say the least.
The pics were snapped as Meghan took Archie for a stroll with her 2 dogs.
via: Getty ImagesAnd Twitter wasn't impressed. "Poor baby Archie. Looks like he’s holding on for dear life! I know he’s strapped in, but I’ve never seen a baby just dangling like that...." wrote on user.
"I wish she would learn how to hold a baby!""He looks uncomfortable and so much for feeling persecuted by the press, looks like a big photo op," wrote another user.
Here are the pictures:
#MeghanMarkle is all smiles while carrying Archie and walking her two dogs in Vancouver- as Prince Harry finally ar… https://t.co/7TIC2JrKRP— Etoniru (@Etoniru)1579621594.0
And now the latest Meghan news?
Meghan Markle quietly changes her name on Archie’s birth certificate in 'snub' https://t.co/l7HT36L3Lt https://t.co/F6OZ4FpA4o— The Mirror (@The Mirror)1612060560.0
Is that she erased her first names from Archie's birth certificate in an apparent snub...
The tot's birth papers no longer shows 'Rachel Meghan' as his mum.
Princess Diana and Meghan Markle parallels https://t.co/TYCPOrGBAL— elle ♡ (@elle ♡)1612078916.0
But instead, they simply read: 'Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Sussex'.
And many Royalists believe it was all part of their plan...