Defiant mayor calling out ‘white privileged people’ partying in Mexico doesn’t care if you think she’s ‘Queen of the Karens’
Palm Springs mayor Christy Holstege was dogpiled with abuse after she called out gay men for travelling to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, to attend parties as coronavirus cases surged.
Many queer people have been horrified in recent weeks by the huge numbers of gay men travelling to resorts like Puerto Vallarta despite a surge in coronavirus cases.
Holstege, who is bisexual, made headlines when she slammed the “white privileged people” flocking to international resorts last week – and now, she has opened up about the shocking abuse she received on social media in the aftermath.
Writing on her Instagram Stories, Holstege said “circuit party guys” had responded to her criticism by commenting on her physical appearance in photos with her newborn baby.
She said she was also branded “Queen of the
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