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Old 06-12-2015, 08:44 AM   #1
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Default NAACP leader and civil rights activist outed as WHITE by her parents who say she's been pretending to be black for years

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Rachel Dolezal, 37, has been a vocal member of the civil rights community in Idaho and Eastern Washington for years
She also teaches Africana Studies at Eastern Washington University
But her estranged mother has now revealed that her daughter is white and began to 'disguise herself' in 2006 or 2007
She is facing a city ethics investigation after identifying herself as black in an application to serve on a local police ombudsman commission
She said she was white, black and American Indian and secured the role - but her mother says the family is Czech, Swedish and German
KXLY asked her if she was African American and, looking stunned, she responded: 'I don't understand the question'
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...ack-years.html


Confusion: Other than some 'faint traces' of Native American blood, Ruthanne Dolezal's
mother told reporters the family background is Czech, Swedish and German. She is pictured
left and right as a girl


Hilarious.
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Old 06-12-2015, 09:06 AM   #2
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Uhh... brown contacts, an in-home tanning bed, cover-up makeup for her freckles, and a permanent curl that gives her a 'fro?
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Old 06-12-2015, 10:37 AM   #3
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She and Elizabeth Warren can start a club maybe
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We have to be tolerant. She is just a black woman trapped in a white woman's body. She's trans-racial.
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Trans-racialism is much more common in White rappers and hip-hop artists.
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She is no different than someone pretending to be a doctor, without the actual education to do so. She did this to get whatever job she is holding. Why isn't she being charged with filing false police reports on the supposed hate crimes she reported? Why is the NAACP so accepting of her behavior?

Gender dysphoria is a actual disorder, not like this pathological liar and fraud.
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Old 06-13-2015, 10:44 PM   #7
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She wouldn't be what she is now if she didn't do what she did.

It is another illustration of the problematic race relations prevailing in the US.

It is also a good warning to others to be kind and generous to their parents because they can and will expose you
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Wonder why they waited this long? Maybe Ter is right and she pissed them off recently.

"I don't understand the question.". Classic stalling. How hard is it to understand "Are your parents black or white?"
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They are in a lawsuit with each other.
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How hard is it to understand "Are your parents black or white?"
Let me say, honestly, it isn't that easy (I am serious).

Before I left Europe, decades ago, I thought I knew who was white and who was black. And then I went to Africa and later to Asia. There are so many hues and shades of skin colour, you cannot imagine. Since then I really cannot say who is white and who is black. Just here on the Indian Subcontinent there are people as black as the blackest West African and others as white as the whitest Finnish people.
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Gender dysphoria is a actual disorder, not like this pathological liar and fraud
Gender dysphoria is recognized now but it wasn't always so. There is as much genetic evidence for gender dysphoria as there would be for racial dysphoria. If we go by solely what a person feels they are, then the trans-able and the trans -racial are equally valid and I predict we will begin to see more "trans" conditions popping up.

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There are so many hues and shades of skin colour, you cannot imagine. Since then I really cannot say who is white and who is black.
this is true, I call my grandson the United Nations...he has Black,White,Indigenous,Asian.


This woman though is obviously NOT black genetically, but really has decided in her head that she is. Pathological liar, evil person... maybe, or she just could be a little bit crazy lady obsessed with being black.
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Old 06-15-2015, 06:20 AM   #12
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This woman though is obviously NOT black genetically, but really has decided in her head that she is.
Pathological liar, evil person... maybe, or she just could be a little bit crazy lady obsessed with being black.
The poor victims medical condition appeared when profitable and beneficial to become so .
Just one of those bizarre coincidences I guess . I can't wait for the
research papers to become available .

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Hey, she is a skin only albino !
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Yes the victim was the child of two albino parents and was brought up in
an albino ghetto .
She had no chance of a normal life .


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As I said when I first posted this I find this whole incident to be hilarious.

From the very beginnings of Africans being enslaved by Caucasians if any enslaved person could possibly pass themselves as white they did. Who wouldn't? This has been widely known for a very long time.

So now we have a person who, for whatever reason, wants to be thought of as black and it's a scandal.

So, how did she become the president of the Spokane NAACP chapter? Did she bribe her way into the position or was she elected by the membership because they thought she would do a good job?
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Dolezal has resigned. http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/p...okane-chapter/

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NAACP Imposter Sued School Over Race Claims
Rachel Dolezal alleged she was victim of white discrimination



The NAACP official who today resigned in the face of evidence that she masqueraded as black once sued Howard University for denying her teaching posts and a scholarship because she was a white woman, The Smoking Gun has learned.

Rachel Dolezal, 37, who headed the NAACP’s Spokane, Washington chapter, sued Howard for discrimination in 2002, the year she graduated from the historically black college with a Master of Fine Arts degree.

Dolezal, then known as Rachel Moore, named the university and Professor Alfred Smith as defendants in a lawsuit filed in Washington, D.C.’s Superior Court. During the pendency of the civil case, Smith was chairman of Howard’s Department of Art.

According to a Court of Appeals opinion, Dolezal's lawsuit “claimed discrimination based on race, pregnancy, family responsibilities and gender.” She alleged that Smith and other school officials improperly blocked her appointment to a teaching assistant post, rejected her application for a post-graduate instructorship, and denied her scholarship aid while she was a student.

The court opinion also noted that Dolezal claimed that the university’s decision to remove some of her artworks from a February 2001 student exhibition was “motivated by a discriminatory purpose to favor African-American students over” her.

As detailed in the court opinion, Dolezal’s lawsuit contended that Howard was “permeated with discriminatory intimidation, ridicule, and insult.”

Judge Zoe Bush dismissed Dolezal’s complaint in February 2004, 18 months after the lawsuit was filed and Dolezal was deposed on several occasions. Bush found no evidence that Dolezal was discriminated on the basis of race or other factors. The D.C. Court of Appeals subsequently affirmed Bush’s decision.

Following the dismissal of Dolezal’s lawsuit (and the Court of Appeals decision), she was ordered to reimburse Howard for a “Bill of Costs” totaling $2728.50. During the case, she was also ordered to pay the university nearly $1000 in connection with an “obstructive and vexatious” court filing that sought to improperly delay her examination by an independent doctor.

Dolezal’s lawsuit, included “claims for medical and emotional distress damages,” according to a court docket. (5 pages)














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She wanted to have it both ways...

(did I just say that ?)
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Good interview.

Not an abrasive @$$ interviewer, but doesn't let her slip by.

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/...ilence-n376326
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Matt Lauer finds a great deal of fault with Dolezal 'not correcting' articles who assumed she was bi-racial or black.

All I could think of was:

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Yes, but he actually does have a black parent, unlike this fraud.

There are actually people saying Chris Pratt did the same thing in the Jurrasic movie. There isn't enough stupidity in this world when I heard those comments. I don't know what they would have thought of my dad by the end of the summer. He worked outdoors a lot, and by the end of the summer he could have fully passed for Blackfoot, instead of only being part.
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I would like to say I don't get why this is a big deal. Black culture in the US is a modern and somewhat artificial construct (think Kwanzaa), as most culture was lost when they were brought here. So she is not disrespecting some ancient religious tradition or anything.

But I do get why it's a big deal, and as usual it comes down to following the money. There are now distinct advantages, especially in the circles she has choosen to move in, to being perceived as black. So what really is going on is that she is "stealing" some of the "opportunity" that has been set aside for blacks. You would think that in a culture where it is looked down upon to try to "pass" as white, that there would be rejoicing for someone who is intelligent, motivated and successful trying to pass as black. But obviously that is not the case, because when it comes down to it, its about "getting mine", and with this woman passing as black, there is less "mine" to "get".
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flowerchild, I wasn't comparing Obama's race, rather, the published claim that Obama was born in Kenya. That publication was issued by Obama's agent. It was revised several times by Obama. Yet, for 17 years - until Obama ran for President - the claim that he was born in Kenya was never corrected. LINK The author of that article claims, "it proves that Obama lied about his heritage to give himself more “exotic” origins, in order to score more PC Points"

I thought was hypocritical of Lauer to launch into Dolezil, who did the EXACT SAME THING. Lauer chastised Dolezil for doing nothing about journalists who reported she was black or biracial, because it was to her advantage to remain silent.


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This whole family is quite a piece of work. Forced sex tapes. Multiple litigations. Brother who supports her story of domestic abuse is on trial for child sexual assault. Insinuations that she sent herself threatening letters. And on. And on.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...er_dailymailus
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Rachel Dolezal Says She Lied About Being Black "to Survive"

Rachel Dolezal continues to defend her decision to identify as black, even going so far as to claim she only ever lied about her race to survive and protect her loved ones.

During an interview with Savannah Guthrie for NBC Nightly News, Dolezal said she had never lied about her race because "race, as a construct, is a fluid understanding."

However, she did admit that "there have been moments of some level of creative nonfiction where, in order to survive or protect people that I love, I have had to explain or justify some of the timeline and logistics of my life in a way that made sense to others. So I've tried to find words that have been able to communicate my reality to people that I'm talking to understanding what their perceptions of the definitions of race culture and ethnicity might be."
https://www.yahoo.com/tv/s/rachel-do...192507797.html
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