Two more pictures have emerged of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wearing racist brownface make up as he campaigns for re-election.
The photographs were dug up just hours after the PM was forced to apologise for a photo which showed him with a darkened face at an Arabian nights costume party in 2001.
One of the new images was taken as he performed a version of Harry Belafontes Banana Boat Song (Day-O) during a talent show at Jean Brebeuf High School in Quebec, which he graduated from in the early 1990s.
Global News also broadcast a brief video of Trudeau in brownface while raising his hands in the air and sticking out his tongue.
It is not clear when the tape was made but the outlet confirmed from a member of Trudeaus Liberal campaign that it was the prime minister.
Trudeau, 47, is facing a serious challenge from Conservative leader Andrew Scheer in the October 21 election.
Speaking to reporters on the campaign trail, Trudeau said: I should have known better then, but I didnt, and I am deeply sorry for it.
Im going to ask Canadians to forgive me for what I did.
I shouldnt have done that. I take responsibility for it.
It was a dumb thing to do.
He acknowledged that he had always been more enthusiastic about costumes than is sometimes appropriate.
The first picture to emerge was taken at West Point Grey Academy, a private school in British Columbia where Mr Trudeau worked asRead More – Source