Rachel Lindsay needed to delete her social media account as the results of the current controversies surrounding The Bachelor, Page Six revealed this week.
On Friday, her co-host of Higher Learning, Van Lathan, revealed that Lindsay needed to delete her IG as a result of her followers have been so rabid over the Chris Harrison/Rachael Kirkconnell/The Bachelor controversy wherein the host needed to step down for defending one of many contestants who was photographed at an previous antebellum plantation-themed occasion again in 2018.
In an IG video, Van Lathan defined how Lindsay needed to do away with her account due to Bachelor followers who have been “spamming her with all kinds of rude and hateful things.” The co-host went on to inform followers that they wanted to “get a f*cking life.”
Not lengthy after the preliminary interview, Chris launched an official apology letter wherein he stated sorry for talking in a means that facilitated racism. He then revealed he could be stepping down from his function on The Bachelor. Lindsay stated Chris made the best name by leaving.
In case you missed it, the 29-year-old actuality star, James, got here ahead simply this previous week to say that it was “devastating and heartbreaking” to study what sort of allegations had been made at among the most outstanding members of the present.
Of course, this wouldn’t be the primary time The Bachelor has been placed on blast for racial points. Previously, Rachel Lindsay was one of many loudest members who vocally opposed the present casting Peter Webber as their Bachelor.
As for a way the followers really feel in regards to the controversy – whereas it’s laborious to say precisely as a result of reality nobody is conducting Gallop polls about it – if Reddit is any indication, Bachelor Nation is upset and confused over who’s sending hate towards Rachel within the first place.
One Reddit consumer defined that the origin of the eye comes from a Ben Shapiro video that addressed the controversy in a 12-minute video.