Jill Duggar's Husband Derick Dillard Accused of Bullying TLC's Jazz Jennings

Jill Duggar's husband Derick Dillard has been accused of bullying fellow TLC star Jazz Jennings, a transgender teenager.


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Jennings and her family star in the network's I Am Jazz, which chronicles her life as a transgender teen, while Duggar and Dillard star in 19 Kids and Counting spinoff Counting On.

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"What an oxymoron... a 'reality' show which follows a non-reality," Dillard tweeted in response to a promotional tweet from TLC for I Am Jazz. "'Transgender' is a myth. Gender is not fluid; it's ordained by God."

Many Twitter users immediately slammed Dillard for his words.

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Dillard later inserted himself back into the fray with a reply to a user's query.

Dillard also received support from several followers.


Several people also tweeted at TLC, calling out Dillard's words and say he is bullying Jennings.

Photo Credit: Instagram / @jazzjennings_