Kylie Jenner Is Being Dragged Over This ‘Hypocritical’ Instagram Post

by Jeremy Spirogis
Kylie Jenner on the red carpet in 2019

Kylie Jenner can’t catch a break. Almost day-after-day, there’s a brand new drama, whether or not it’s associated to her relationships, parenting strategies, or vogue decisions. The newest controversy comes after the 22-year-old shared a post in regards to the Australian wildfires — after which posted one thing that critics say completely conflicts with it. They’ve been on-line downright dragging the Kylie Cosmetics mogul, calling her “hypocritical,” out of contact, and extra.

Kylie Jenner on the red carpet in 2019
Kylie Jenner on the crimson carpet in 2019 | Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

What Kylie Jenner posted

According to BuzzFeed, Jenner took to her Instagram Story on Jan. 6 to repost a message Kim Kardashian West had shared in regards to the animals which have died within the Australian fires. The Huffington Post reviews that the fires — which have been burning since September — may have claimed the lives of greater than 1 billion animals. (The blaze has killed not less than 25 individuals as of Jan. 6.)

Jenner added a caption to the post, writing, “this breaks my heart…”

Hours later, Jenner posted a photograph of herself sporting a pair of mink Louis Vuitton slippers that retail at $1,500. The post prompted rapid and widespread criticism.

Social media customers are slamming Kylie Jenner

Jenner’s post actually hit a nerve with followers world wide. Many individuals simply can’t perceive how she may post about feeling so unhappy for all of the animals which are dying and proceed to share a photograph of herself carrying fur.

“Kylie posting about how she is feeling heartbroken about the death of animals in Australia due to fire and then posting her wearing a slipper made of minks fur is the biggest hypocrisy of 2020…” one individual tweeted.

“kylie jenner really thought she was doing something when she posted being heart broken about half a billion animals dying in the australia fires and then proceeded to post a picture of her louis vuitton real mink fur slippers,” added another.

“imagine being this disconnected from reality,” someone else wrote.

Others, nonetheless, caught up for Jenner.

In response to a critic, one person asked, “In what way does that affect you? y’all just mad cause she’s rich and always look for a reason to drag her YUP YUP YUP.”

“everyone is coming for kylie jenner’s neck because she’s wearing mink fur and claims to be saddened by the animal deaths in australia, but the funny thing is that most of y’all are doing the same thing,” another wrote.

It’s not the primary time a Kardashian-Jenner has acquired backlash for carrying fur. In 2012, Kardashian West — who has been recognized to rock it — received flour-bombed at an occasion by a PETA activist.

It’s the newest in a string of controversies

As of late, Jenner has discovered herself in a number of dramas. On Jan. 3, she was accused of cultural appropriation after posting a photograph of herself carrying twists — a method usually worn by black ladies. Jenner didn’t touch upon the controversy, however because the backlash mounted, she deleted the image.

She had additionally confronted criticism on Dec. 29 after posting a racy picture of herself in mattress. Fans felt the picture was extremely inappropriate and didn’t hesitate to let the truth star know. Even her ex-boyfriend, Travis Scott, appeared turned off by it.

And the checklist goes on.

Hopefully, this’ll be the tip of the controversies. But all issues thought-about, it in all probability received’t be.

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