Isabelle Daza draws flak for ‘insensitive’ Africa children post
Model-TV host Isabelle Daza has earned the ire of netizens for her post on Instagram that mentioned hunger-plagued children in Africa.
In one of her Instagram stories on Saturday, Daza took a picture of herself trying on a brown hat with the text: “Buy this hat for my Africa looks or FEED children in Africa for the same price?”
“What would Angelina Jolie do?!” Daza added, referring to the American actress and humanitarian who was appointed special envoy of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in 2012.
Daza’s controversial post has already been deleted as of writing, but many netizens were able to take a screenshot and called her out for being “insensitive,” “dense,” “racist,” “privileged,” and “matapobre.”
Hunger and malnutrition are major issues hounding Africa, the poorest continent in the world. YG/JE
Here’s what netizens had to say:
bio: i may be boba in english but at least im not isabelle daza
— michael (@foundmekmek) April 8, 2017
Which is more dense? The infinite singularity before the Big Bang or Isabelle Daza?
— Parvati (@teztikelz) April 9, 2017
A lot of people trying to be relevant over the internet and incredibly failing at it. Take Isabelle Daza for starters
— Sophia (@sowpia) April 9, 2017
What would Angelina do? She'd do both bec she can afford both. But she won't be an asshole by posting about her contemplation @isabelledaza
— Sandro Marudo (@kaeofficial) April 9, 2017
Isabelle Daza is the living proof na you can't have it all. Maganda at sexy ka nga, racist at shameless Marcos apologist ka naman
— Red (@jaredlacaran) April 9, 2017
.@isabelledaza This is the daughter of a former Miss Universe. And to think that Miss Universe is about philanthropy & love. not racism & being matapobre.
— tricia (@TriciaGotGame) April 8, 2017
From 0 to isabelle daza, how insensitive and privileged can you be?
— Benise. (@niiiseemaaad) April 8, 2017