We hosted a 30-minute discussion today on the controversy surrounding Rachel Dolezhal, the Washington state civil rights advocate and educator who resigned her post as president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP on Monday amid reports she falsely identified as black. Watch the full segment here.
Here are some highlights:
Linda Martín Alcoff of the City University of New York
Jelani Cobb of the New Yorker
Stacey Patton of the Chronicle of Higher Education
Lacey Schwartz, producer/director of “Little White Lie”
Watch the full segment 'As Rachel Dolezal Breaks Silence, a Roundtable Discussion on Race, Appropriation and Identity'