Two Black Girls Confront Justin Trudeau About Brownface Photos

Maria Perez
Oct 11, 2019 - 2:25
Two Black Girls Confront Justin Trudeau About Brownface Photos

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was asked by two Black children why he decided to paint his face brown for a school party when he worked as a teacher. The two girls questioned Trudeau during an episode of the Facebook Watch show “New Mom, Who Dis?” that was posted on Facebook on October 9. "Why did you paint your face brown?" a girl standing with her twin sister asked Trudeau. "It was something I shouldn't have done because it hurt people," he responded. "It's not something that you should do and that is something that I learned. I didn't know it back then but I know it now — and I'm sorry I hurt...

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