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James and Lydia Sims may not be well-known outside of the city of Spokane, Washington, but their efforts to uplift fellow African-Americans are certainly noteworthy. The late couple achieved much, with their son, Ronald Sims, a former appointee of President Barack Obama, becoming the first African-American to be elected to the King County Council and […]

Rachel Dolezal fooled us once, but she will not get over on us – or her brother – again. As the former NAACP Spokane chapter…

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The woman who resigned as president of the Spokane NAACP after her parents revealed she was white posing as black says there’s no proof they are her mother and father. In an interview with NBC News on Tuesday night, Rachel Dolezal said she hasn’t had a DNA test and there’s no […]

Ezra Dolezal, the adopted brother of the embattled former NAACP President wishes his sister would stop the lies and just come clean. CNN.com reports: Rachel Dolezal has gone from a Spokane, Washington, activist to the focus of a highly charged national debate in recent days, after reports surfaced that she was born white yet has […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — The woman who resigned as head of a local NAACP branch after her parents said she was white said Tuesday that she started identifying as black around the age of 5, when she drew self-portraits with a brown crayon, and “takes exception” to the contention that she tried to deceive people. […]

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Cher has no problem with Rachel Dolezal pretending to be black for at least a decade. Her issue is with the former NAACP leader’s parents, who outed her after a reporter tracked them down to confirm her racial identity. The pop icon took to Twitter to sound off on Mr. and Mrs. Dolezal, and then […]

Rachel Dolezal, the Spokane NAACP Chapter president who has allegedly lied about her racial identity, has stepped down from the position. The news was announced on…

Will the real Rachel Dolezal please stand up? News broke yesterday that Rachel Dolezal, president of the NAACP’s Spokane, Washington chapter, has been misidentifying herself as…

Seems like everyone wants to be Black these days, except of course, when facing the actual consequences that come along with it. The President of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP is under fire for lying about her racial background and misrepresenting herself as a biracial African-American. KLXY.com reports: The City of Spokane announced Thursday […]