Leah Block Apologizes To Bachelorette Rachel For Tweet


Bachelor contestant Leah Block is apologizing to Bachelorette star Rachel Lindsay for a totally insensitive tweet she posted regarding the current season.

Block wrote,

The tweet has since been deleted.

In response, Lindsay, who is the first black Bachelorette in history, tweeted back,

According to US Weekly, Rachel is referring to one of the contestants on her season, Lee Garrett, who was recently scrutinized for posting racist tweets of his own and has been this year's greatest villain on the hit ABC series.

In since deleted tweets, Garrett wrote,



Now, Block has now issued a formal and lengthy apology to Rachel on Facebook.


There has not yet been an official response from Rachel.