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B.C. woman shares boudoir photos to support ousted Nova Scotia candidate

Last Updated Jul 23, 2021 at 7:03 pm PDT

"What I wear in my public life shouldn't dictate my political aspirations" - this from a young BC woman who's highlighting her boudoir pictures in support of a Nova Scotia political candidate. Twitter/@MackenzieKerr97

Mackenzie Kerr has shown her support for Robyn Ingraham by releasing her own boudoir photos

Ingraham said she was forced to quit the Liberal party over photos and an Onlyfans account

The Nova Scotia political candidate has received an outpouring of support since she went public

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — A young B.C. woman with political aspirations is coming out in defense of a Nova Scotia Liberal candidate.

Robyn Ingraham says she was booted from the party because of her boudoir pictures and an Onlyfans account.

In an Instagram post, Ingraham wrote Wednesday that she was honest with the party regarding the photos and who she is from the get go. She considered any reaction to it as an opportunity for a teachable moment for the community and province.

Ingraham says she was blindsided when she received a call from the party telling her the pictures had made the higher ups uncomfortable.

Nova Scotia Liberal candidate Robyn Ingraham resigned from the party this week saying the party booted her over boudoir shots. Courtesy: Instagram/thegentlebarber

“I believe the Liberal Government has made a mistake by kicking me out of the next election.” she said, “The misogynistic behaviour from those above you is not tolerable,” she said in an Instagram post.

B.C.’s Mackenzie Kerr is just one of many who have voiced their anger against Liberal party in recent days.

Kerr says she’s had enough of policing women’s bodies.

“Whatever we do in our own time shouldn’t dictate what we do while we are candidates or if you just have a career as a woman in general not even in politics,” she said.

Kerr is no stranger to politics herself. She has run federally and provincially for the Greens and decided before the last campaign there was nothing wrong with making her boudoir shots public, so she did.

She says she’s happy to take the backlash from the public for other women who aren’t in a position to do so.