Meteorologist Fired for Defending Her Natural Hair

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Meterologist Rhonda Lee, was fired in 2012 after responding to an insulting Facebook comment from a viewer, and now she is finally speaking up about it.

The viewer said that “the black lady” needs to wear a wig or grow some more hair because she looked like a “cancer patient” and he didn’t think that it was something that looks good for television.

Rhonda responded by saying,

“I am the black lady to which you are referring. My name is Rhonda Lee. Nice to meet you. I’m sorry you don’t like my ethnic hair. And no I don’t have cancer…..

Rhonda Lee Fired for Natural Hair

For this response, Louisiana television station KTBS fired Rhonda for taking up for her hair. Which is ridiculous being that she was not even as close to being as demeaning as the rude commentator.

Lee, finally speaks about this experience. Watch the video below to hear her thoughts:

Pretty crazy, don’t you think?

1 thought on “Meteorologist Fired for Defending Her Natural Hair”

  1. Barbara Grogans

    Beautiful young woman who I pray will stay strong knowing she comes from greatness. Don’t believe the lie or receive negative and hate filled comment. God bless you.

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