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Former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe is sticking up for the ladies.

In a Twitter exchange on Monday, the eleventh Bachelorette alleged that she was approached to join the cast of Dancing With The Stars in 2015, but Mike Fliess, the creator of The Bachelor, wouldn't allow it. Bristowe claims Fliess told her "he didn't want people wanting fame after his show." Fliess responded to her allegations the next day.

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Bristowe's tweets come on the heels of Dancing With The Stars' announcement that the cast of the upcoming season will include current Bachelor star, Nick Viall.

In addition to Viall, Bachelors Chris Soules, Sean Lowe, and Jake Pavelka have appeared on DWTS. According to Cosmopolitan, only two Bachelorettes have ever competed on the show, the last one in 2012.

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In a statement to Entertainment Tonight, Bristowe revealed why she felt she needed to go public with her story about Mike Fliess and the Dancing With The Stars saga.

“I had an offer to do Dancing With The Stars and was told by [Bachelor creator] Mike [Fleiss] I could not," she said. "I was told by Mike that it is bad for his brand, and that he is sick of people wanting fame from his show.”

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Bristowe continued:

I am a dancer and wanted to do it, [my fiancé] Shawn [Booth] wanted me to as well. He even wrote Mike emails. I told Mike it was my passion. I was told Shawn should be my only passion… My hope in speaking out is that future Bachelorettes are given the same opportunity as Bachelors. Whether it be a wedding, to dance, or another show. (Ben [Higgins] had the decision to do dancing or his own show). Just to be treated the same – to choose whatever will make them happy.

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LET THE GIRL DANCE!