Meghan Markle has been accused of bullying former staffers days before her “tell-all” interview with Oprah Winfrey airs. The bullying claims first appeared on The Times this week, with allegations that the ex-Suits star undermined her personal assistants’ confidence, driving two out of the household.
Meghan bullied her staff to tears
According to The Times, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s communications assistant Jason Knauf filed a complaint with HR in October 2018 to protect palace staffers under Meghan’s pressure. Knauf acclaimed that the Duchess had bullied her two personal assistants out of the household, and the treatment was unacceptable. He claimed that Meghan was intent on having someone in her sights always, and she was bullying one of the assistants and undermining their confidence. Sources indicate that Meghan’s behavior could sometimes reduce the staffers to tears.
However, Harry and Meghan’s spokesman has discredited the bullying allegation saying that The Times’ allegations are based on harmful and misleading misinformation. The spokesperson said that the outlet’s claims are an attack of Meghan’s character, who has been bullied before. Her lawyers claimed that “Buckingham Palace” was using the outlet to peddle a false narrative ahead of the Oprah interview.
Meghan claims Buckingham perpetuating falsehoods
CBD released a teaser of the “tell-all” interview showing Meghan accusing the royal family of perpetuating falsehoods. When Oprah asked the Duchess how she felt about the palace, hearing her speaks the truth, she didn’t mince her words. She said that she didn’t know how they could expect them to be silent when a firm [perpetuating falsehood about them. The California-native said that she was aware they could lose a lot of things for participating in the interview, but that is much already lost.
In a statement, Buckingham Palace said that they have launched a probe into the claims published by the times. The statement said that they are concerned about the allegations reported by The Times following allegations from the couple’s former staff.