Newsweek Removes Controversial ‘The Bachelorette’ Article From Website After Twitter Claps Back

The newest season of “The Bachelorette” premiered on Monday night.

Rachel Lindsay is the first ever black Bachelorette and while viewers were loving her following the season premiere, Newsweek found itself in some hot water.

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The magazine published a story on Tuesday with the headline, “Unlike New ‘Bachelorette’ Rachel Lindsay, Single Black Women Rarely Date Outside Their Race” and the reaction was not great.

Twitter reminded Newsweek that the headline is misleading, problematic and false:

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On Wednesday, Newsweek tweeted an apology in response to the criticism on Twitter:

 

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