In a message shared to her Instagram Story on Monday, March 1, the previous lead of The Bachelorette spoke out concerning the ongoing controversy surrounding Taylor’s years-old tweets that includes jokes that used derogatory language towards folks in minority teams. Taylor, 27, additionally obtained backlash over the apology she posted to her Instagram Story on Feb. 28.
Kaitlyn referred to Taylor’s posts as “not solely racist however now homophobic, fat-shaming, the checklist goes on. I am shocked that it is Taylor Nolan as a result of she talks about being an ally and the way she’s performed all this work, which I am not discrediting that she’s performed all of the work. However to make use of that as an excuse by saying you are sorry, by saying you have performed the work, is dismissing what you have stated. It is dismissing all these folks you have offended.”
The 35-year-old Dancing With the Stars winner defined she “was shocked and disgusted and bothered, truly alarmed, by her tweets.” She added, “It actually, really simply made me sick to my abdomen to see.”