Is Rachel Dolezal Black?
By Moorel Bey The recently resigned President of the Spokane chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Rachel Dolezal, a woman born to White parents, says that she identifies as “Black.” But what does this mean exactly? Is this different from being Black? And what does it mean to be Black anyway, or White for that matter? The answer is not black and white and differs based on the historical, social, cultural, and geographical context. […]
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