It also condemns the "racial undertones" evident in several British newspaper columns, and the blatant misogynistic and racist harassment Markle has received on social media., British columnist Rachel Johnson referred to Markle's "exotic" DNA in an op-ed published on Saturday."Genetically, she is blessed," Johnson wrote."If there is issue from her alleged union with Prince Harry, the Windsors will thicken their watery, thin blue blood and Spencer pale skin and ginger hair with some rich and exotic DNA."Another Markle's treatment by the British press proves that even in England, one of the most multicultural countries in the world, racism is still alive and well — and social media users were quick to point that out."He has asked for this statement to be issued in the hopes that those in the press who have been driving this story can pause and reflect before any damage is done," the letter ends.The prince has tried to develop a “thick skin” about the level of media interest in his personal life, he says, but in the past week, a line has been “crossed.” In a rare salvo at reporters, 32-year-old Harry issued a blistering statement Tuesday condemning the media for harassing Markle in coverage that has included “racial undertones” — alluding to her racial mix of a white father and African-American mother.It was also the first confirmation from Kensington Palace that the prince, who is Queen Elizabeth’s grandson and fifth in line to the throne, is dating Markle.SEE ALSO: Kourtney Kardashian hangs out with 'long lost twin' Lindsay Lohan in London The pair attended a polo event the other day and were reportedly seen "canoodling" throughout the day.Though sources close to the royal family say that the pair are just friends, that didn't prevent the rumor mill from swirling. The 31-year-old royal sparked romance rumors with another hot young star.
In the letter, Prince Harry mentioned how he learned to develop a thick skin from the press due to their frequent interest in his private life.
In the statement, Harry’s communications secretary, Jason Knauf, said there has been a “wave of abuse and harassment” that has included “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.” Knauf also said some of the abuse has been hidden from public view, such as “the nightly legal battles to keep defamatory stories out of papers; her mother having to struggle past photographers in order to get to her front door; the attempts of reporters and photographers to gain illegal entry to her home and the calls to police that followed; the substantial bribes offered by papers to her ex-boyfriend; the bombardment of nearly every friend, co-worker and loved one in her life.” Harry said the statement was issued in hopes the media “can pause and reflect before any further damage is done.” “Prince Harry is worried about Ms.
Markle’s safety and is deeply disappointed that he has not been able to protect her,” the statement said.
actress brought her mother, Doria Radlan, to her man's hometown of London.
It's said the 36-year-old made the most of her trip abroad as she showed her momma some of the sights in the ginger royal's native city. This was a big step for Miz Markle as she supposedly "really sees herself moving" to London in the future.