Days after President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump lawyers to Supreme Court: Jan. 6 committee 'will not be harmed by delay' Two House Democrats announce they won't seek reelection DiCaprio on climate change: 'Vote for people that are sane' MORE made headlines for saying he's "not a fan" of Meghan MarkleMeghan MarklePrince Harry and Meghan treat Atlanta's King Center to Black-owned food trucks for MLK Day The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Democrats see victory in a voting rights defeat Meghan getting confidential sum from UK news outlet for copyright infringement MORE, the Duchess of Sussex says she's learned not to "listen to all the noise out there."
"The moment that you're able to be liberated from all these other opinions of what you know to be true, then I think it's very easy to live with truth and live with authenticity," Markle said Tuesday in a recorded interview for Fortune magazine's "Most Powerful Women" virtual conference. "That's how I choose to move through the world," she added, responding to Fortune's Ellen McGirt asking how a powerful woman who's "had a sitting president take a shot" at her weighs in on important issues of the day.
Last week, Trump said he wished Markle's husband, Prince HarryPrince HarryPrince Harry and Meghan treat Atlanta's King Center to Black-owned food trucks for MLK Day The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Democrats see victory in a voting rights defeat Prince Harry appealing UK government's police protection decision MORE, a "lot of luck" with the American-born actress after a reporter asked about the royal couple's remarks about voting in the November election.
"I'm not a fan of hers, and I would say this, and she probably has heard that. I wish a lot of luck to Harry because he's going to need it," Trump said.
In a video last week, Markle and the 36-year-old royal family member had said Americans must "reject hate speech" and "misinformation" ahead of the election.
In her Fortune interview on Tuesday, she said that across the country "we're all going through a reckoning and probably a reevaluation of what really matters."
Markle, 39, said she and her husband — who left their full-time work at the House of Windsor earlier this year and moved from Britain to California — are now focusing on their family and young son, their charitable foundation, and "how we can be a part of the change of energy that so many people are craving right now."
"It's about being authentic," Markle said. "If you look back at anything that I've said, it's really interesting because what ends up being inflammatory it seems is people's interpretation of it. But if you listen to what I actually say, it's not controversial."