http://www.buzzfeed.com/claudiakoerner/a-civil-rights-leader-has-disguised-herself-as-black-for-yea?bffbnews&utm_term=4ldqpho#.biaOM5KOP8 Here's the full story.
Basically, a college professor of Africana studies, civil rights activist, and the Spokane, Washington NAACP chapter president has been living a lie. According to her parents she is of Swedish, German, and Czech ancestry. But she has chosen to live her life as a black woman and identifies as black.
- Let her live her life! No harm, no foul25% (4)27% (4)26% (8)Vote
- Wrong, it's not right to try to live another life.6% (1)40% (6)23% (7)Vote
- She has a mental illness.56% (9)20% (3)39% (12)Vote
- Other13% (2)13% (2)12% (4)Vote
UPDATE Article includes statements from her brother, and at the bottom, there are statements from NAACP leaders.
I'm expecting an in depth interview or public statement in the upcoming weeks.
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The main issue is that she lied.3