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Pearl Thusi Breaks Down Live On TV Because She Is Tired Of Being Judged For Her Light Skin

Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi who is a South African actress, model, television host, and radio personality broke down during an episode of the show Behind The Story.

The Wednesday Night's "Behind The Story" episode was part two of Khanyi Mbau's Interview with Peal Thusi which saw them engaging into discussion about skin lightening.

 Pearl Thusi broke down on her show while chatting to Khanyi Mbau.

Pearl couldn't hold back the tears as she explained how exhausted she was about being always attacked online due to her skin tone.

She was quoted saying, "yes there are privileges, but let us look around and see who is giving these privileges to them and why these privileges exist in the same place"

"lets go back to source why we have an identity crisis, why we are the way we are and how we got to this place when we are supposed to be on the same side as a country, as a people and as a race."

"we are on the same side, i am not the enemy here, i cant change the way i look and even if i changed, you will still b mad"

She concluded by saying, " so let me live my life, live yours, i work very hard for what i have and if my light skin is going to help me feed my kids and whats what you wanna believe"

"believe what you wanna believe but i'm really exhausted," she said as she broke down in tears.

The guest of the show Khanyi Mbau had to comfort her and ask her to heal.

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Behind The Story Khanyi Mbau Peal Thusi Pearl Thusi Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi


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