boycott the brand over its partnership with Dylan Mulvany.The beer company has been praised and slammed for its association with Mulvaney, a trans activist and influencer known for documenting her gender transition on TikTok with daily posts.
Mulvaney announced the partnership in a video on April 1, adding that she celebrated "day 365 of womanhood" and received "possibly the best gift ever" from Bud Light—a personalized can of beer with her face on it.Bud Light, whose parent company is Anheuser-Busch, has been unusually silent on social media since Mulvaney's announcement.
Now, people are calling out the beer giant for not addressing the controversy.On Sunday, British Influencer Oli London tweeted, "Bud Light has been silent across all Social Media platforms since the Dylan Mulvaney brand partnership backlash erupted.
Instagram- no posts since March 30th. Twitter- no posts since April 1st. Facebook- no posts since March 30th. Why is Bud Light so silent?"At the time of publication, the tweet had racked up over 25,000 likes.Another Twitter user wrote, "Lmao, Bud Light really backed themselves into a corner.