UNITED STATES—Miss Michigan, Kathy Zhu, who is a conservative has been stripped of her crown over controversial Tweets. The former Miss Michigan tweeted, “Miss World America’s State/National/Chief Director accused me of being racist, Islamophobic, and insensitive.”
Zhu spoke about an incident on her college campus where students were asked if they were interested in wearing a hijab which Zhu declined.
“Someone called me Islamophobic for not wanting to wear a hijab. Someone called me racist because I recognized that black people kill more blacks than the police do.”
Conservative tweeter and Miss Michigan World, Kathy Zhu, was stripped of her title just four days after receiving it. The reason why? "Insensitive" tweets.
Posted by American Voices on Friday, July 19, 2019
Zhu is originally from China and immigrated to the U.S. when she was five years old. She stated that she will not be taking legal action against the organization indicating, “I think they have suffered enough negative publicity-especially because they wanted to decrown me du to not wanting bad publicity in the first place.”
Canyon News reached out to Laurie DeJack, Director of Miss World MI and IN, who did not response before print.