Meghan MarkleMeghan MarkleHillary Clinton says she faces ‘enormous pressure’ on 2020, but it’s ‘not in my plans’ Trump says he ‘can understand’ Meghan Markle and her struggles with media scrutiny Dozens of women MPs sign letter in support of Meghan Markle MORE, the American-born duchess of Sussex, opened up about the struggles of being a new mother under intense media scrutiny in a new interview released Friday.
“Not many people have asked if I’m ok … it’s a very real thing to be going through behind the scenes.”
— ITV News (@itvnews) October 18, 2019
Prince Harry and Markle announced that they are filing a lawsuit against Associated Newspapers, which owns The Mail on Sunday, earlier this month after British tabloid allegedly published portions of a private letter written by Markle.
In a statement announcing the lawsuit, Prince Harry wrote that his wife has become “one of the latest victims of a British tabloid press that wages campaigns against individuals with no thought to the consequences — a ruthless campaign that has escalated over the past year.”
“Up to now, we have been unable to correct the continual misrepresentations — something that these select media outlets have been aware of and have therefore exploited on a daily and sometimes hourly basis,” he continued.
“Yes,” Markle said, nodding.
“Though this action may not be the safe one, it is the right one,” the prince said. “Because my deepest fear is history repeating itself. I’ve seen what happens when someone I love is commoditised to the point that they are no longer treated or seen as a real person. I lost my mother and now I watch my wife falling victim to the same powerful forces.”