Prince Harry’s Response to Girlfriend Meghan Markle’s Critics Is the Most Chivalrous Thing You’ll See All Week


Ever since Prince Harry began dating American actress Meghan Markle, there’s been a lot of criticism and harassment coming her way from members of the media. But now, Prince Harry is defending her honor in an unprecedented public statement.

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“The past week has seen a line crossed,” read the statement, released by his spokesman. “His girlfriend, Meghan Markle, has been subject to a wave of abuse and harassment. Some of this has been very public–the smear on the front page of a national newspaper; the racial undertones of comment pieces; and the outright sexism and racism of social media trolls and web article comments.”

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Markle has also had reporters and photographers attempt to break into her home and camp outside her mother’s front door.

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The statement continued, “Prince Harry is worried about Ms. Markle‚Äôs safety and is deeply disappointed that he has not been able to protect her. It is not right that a few months into a relationship with him that Ms. Markle should be subjected to such a storm.”

We hope they both stay safe!

via Today.com

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