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'Actions speak louder than words': Areeba Emmanuel addresses racism in The Bachelor mansion and claims some of ladies 'stayed away' from her

By Zoe Burrell For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 23:39 BST, 3 September 2020 | Updated: 23:45 BST, 3 September 2020

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Areeba Emmanuel has spoken about racism and diversity in The Bachelor mansion, after she was given the boot by Locklan 'Locky' Gilbert this week. 

The 25-year-old, who is the first Pakistani woman to star on the reality series, claimed that some of her fellow co-stars 'stayed away' from her during her time on the Channel Ten dating show.    

Addressing the issue in an interview with news.com, the said 'actions speak louder than words'.

'Stayed away': Areeba Emmanuel has spoken about racism and diversity in The Bachelor mansion, after she was given the boot by Locklan 'Locky' Gilbert this week. The 25-year-old, who is the first Pakistani woman to star on the reality series, claimed that some of her fellow co-stars 'stayed away' from her during her time on the Channel Ten dating show

'Stayed away': Areeba Emmanuel has spoken about racism and diversity in The Bachelor mansion, after she was given the boot by Locklan 'Locky' Gilbert this week. The 25-year-old, who is the first Pakistani woman to star on the reality series, claimed that some of her fellow co-stars 'stayed away' from her during her time on the Channel Ten dating show 

'Actions speak louder than words. It doesn’t always have to be said, and it wasn’t said,' Areeba told the publication. 

'There was no "I don’t like you because of the colour of your hair or the colour of your skin". They’re not trying to be … but they really stayed away from me after that first night.' 

Areeba was referring to her clash with redhead Zoe-Clare McDonald, who claimed she was being discriminated against for the colour of her hair.   

'There was no

'There was no "I don’t like you because of the colour of your hair or the colour of your skin". They’re not trying to be … but they really stayed away from

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