A biography for Rachel Dolezal lists her as ‚Äúpresident of NAACP Spokane and teaches courses in art, Africana history and culture at area universities.‚ÄĚ
NAACP Spokane President Dolezal has been trending after having been ‚Äúouted‚ÄĚ as non-black by her parents:
Here‚Äôs the moment Dolezal was caught just a bit off guard:
A new category of human being was born:
Is this real life?
Take it away, Twitter!
But wait! Celebrity activist Deray McKesson and others chalk it up to ‚Äúthe boldness of whiteness‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúwhite privilege,‚ÄĚ or something:
If this was an example of ‚Äúwhite privilege‚ÄĚ why was Dolezal pretending to be black in the first place? How was she benefiting from that facade?
Yes, good reminder.
Ha! Bring on the Fauxcahontas comparisons!
Does a political career await Dolezal? Stay tuned!
Editor‚Äôs note: Dolezal‚Äôs last name was initially misspelled in a few¬†instances in this post. We have corrected the typos and apologize for the error.