Candace Cameron Bure defends social media habits amid followers’ criticism

Candace Cameron Bure is clearing the air about her social media pursuits, even when it leaves followers “upset.”

On Thursday, the Fuller Home star and mom of three took a minute to handle a number of messages she had obtained about her social media exercise. “I learn a number of feedback from individuals…those that had been upset — or advised me that they had been unfollowing me — due to the individuals I selected to observe on Instagram,” she stated in her Tales.

Candace Cameron Bure, seen here in Sept. 2020, responded to criticism of her social media interests by saying, in part, "I follow a broad range of people so that I have perspective.” (Photo: Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)
Candace Cameron Bure, seen right here in Sept. 2020, responded to criticism of her social media pursuits by saying, partially, “I observe a broad vary of individuals in order that I’ve perspective.” (Photograph: Paul Archuleta/Getty Photographs)

Cameron Bure added, “It is at all times unusual to me as a result of I observe a really broad vary of individuals — politically, inside my work business, after which private pals and issues I like, however a observe doesn’t imply an endorsement. A observe doesn’t imply I agree with every part they are saying and do. It simply means I observe a broad vary of individuals in order that I’ve perspective.”

The star, with four.7 million followers, solely subscribes to roughly 1,000 accounts, together with that of President Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Melania Trump, and Michelle and Barack Obama, together with an array of celebrities.

Candace Cameron Bure responded to fans who criticized who she follows on social media. (Screenshot: Instagram/CandaceCBure)
Candace Cameron Bure responded to followers who criticized who she follows on social media. (Screenshot: Instagram/CandaceCBure)

Cameron Bure, a proud Christian who usually reads aloud from the Bible on social media, continued, “I wish to know what is going on on on this planet. I wish to hear completely different sides of the argument. I observe individuals in leisure that I do not essentially agree with or act the identical manner, however I wish to hear what our society, what tradition is allotting. And that helps me all of the extra, know who I’m and discover my solutions and know the reality…so please do not forget that follows on Instagram or Twitter don’t equal endorsements…”


The writer, whose guide Candace’s Playful Pet debuts on Tuesday, stated that her method was “healthiest,” including, “That’s how I navigate social media… However I’m additionally not an argumentative particular person in that manner, so if I learn issues that I disagree with, and even when that’s politically…I observe left and proper, however it doesn’t make my blood boil.”

Though brazenly guided by religion, the previous View co-host has vowed to cap political debates outdoors of her dwelling. “Not as a result of I do not consider that my viewpoints and opinions are necessary however I might a lot slightly share Jesus with individuals,” she defined in a September interview with Fox News “That is actually my ardour. And I don’t wish to get into the political debate as a result of it simply is about division and separation. And I wish to study. I wish to be [part of] a dialog about how you can construct a bridge.”


Nonetheless, Cameron Bure spoke out in December after older brother and ex-Rising Pains star Kirk Cameron was slammed for organizing three mask-optional prayer occasions that defied California’s stay-at-home order. Cameron, who that month attended a conservative occasion at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, insisted the Christmas occasions symbolized hope.

When Cameron Bure discovered herself dragged by affiliation, she tweeted, “I didn’t attend any latest caroling occasions. Additionally, I select to observe the larger tips by carrying a masks and social distance once I’m in public. Nonetheless, I don’t admire the vile tweets about my household. I consider respectful dialogue is the important thing to being heard. Keep protected.”

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