Screen goddess, Pearl Thusi has had her fill with the public constant misinterpretation of her xenophobia comment and has asked critics to focus their hashtags on the South African Government.
The Actress, retweeted and article was which was about the public coming for her centering on the fact that she came from a “place of privilege”.
The article centered on Pearl’s high end lifestyle in the Johannesburg surburb making it clear that her opinion in the xenophobic matter were dense as she was living a sheltered life in Sandton.
The Actress has given followers pressing issues to channel their time and energy to as she asked Have we made our govt accountable for so many KEY issues… looted govt funds, land issue, corruption the list goes on…? No. That’s where your hashtags must be heard. Not fellow citizens. Direct you anger towards the govt that made promises TO YOU! And while there is a disproportionate economic standing between indigenous ppl of South Africa and those with colonial ancestry- why have you made another black man your enemy when it’s your government that has let you down?”.
The actress furthermore went to to say that that killing of any kind is, and will always be not okay. “This isn’t supposed to be a debate.”