Taking a Stand
Demetria Obilor, a news channel traffic reporter in Dallas, Texas, has been the internet sensation that has emerged because of a comment a woman posted on Facebook. A woman made a remark about Demetria in regards to her physique stating “Has anyone seen Channel 8’s new morning traffic reporter? Her name is Demetria Obilor and she is a size 16/18 women in a size six dress and she looks ridiculous.”She then talks about news channel 8 being bias with reporting and political awareness and doesn’t plan on watching this channel anymore. Social media defended Demetria stating the person who made the Facebook post is jealous of her looks and defending her for standing up to body shaming women.. Even celebrities such as Chance the rapper came to her defense quote tweeting the picture saying ” BIG MAD” after someone stated ” Jane is mad, don’t be like Jane.” Demetria Olibor responded on social media about the controversy of her body stating”To all the haters… This is the way I was born” and “I’m not going anywhere…”.
Link down below to watch Demetria reporting live and respond to her body shaming comments on Instagram.
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