1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

‘Are you an African American?’ Why an NAACP official isn’t saying.

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Rolfe, Jun 12, 2015.

  1. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,764
    Likes Received:
    604
    Faith:
    Baptist
    ‘Are you an African American?’ Why an NAACP official isn’t saying.

    A controversy is raging over whether a prominent Washington state civil rights activist and Howard University graduate who claimed she was African American is actually white.

    Rachel Dolezal, 37, is the president of the Spokane NAACP and has claimed to be the victim of a number of hate crimes. As questions were raised about the veracity of some of her reports this week, a white couple from Montana came forward to claim that Dolezal is their daughter.


    http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/06/12/spokane-naacp-president-rachel-dolezal-may-be-white/

    I do not believe in Karma, but if I did, this would be it. :laugh:
     
  2. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    41,174
    Likes Received:
    1,181
    Faith:
    Baptist
    If we are going to give room for transgender then we must also give room for transracial. :smilewinkgrin:
     
  3. Jkdbuck76

    Jkdbuck76 Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2007
    Messages:
    2,322
    Likes Received:
    70
    No. She is whatever she FEELS she is, people! This is the new reality, everyone. For instance, I am a Jedi....I've always felt that I have a high midichlorian count. And who are YOU to judge me??!!

    Sent from my KFTT using Tapatalk
     
  4. Berean

    Berean Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    831
    Likes Received:
    2
    I've got to think this thing through, may be the way to go.
     
  5. Jkdbuck76

    Jkdbuck76 Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2007
    Messages:
    2,322
    Likes Received:
    70
    Cyberspace is booming with this story about either mental illness or lying.

    My point: we are lied to every day by politicians. So WHAT if some lady in Spokane lied her entire life? She self-identifies as black. Yet another story of white privilege.

    Anyway, I feel like a Klingon. I always have. I AM a Klingon. And for those who say I'm not, well, you're a bunch of klingophobes.

    Sent from my KFTT using Tapatalk
     
  6. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    6,764
    Likes Received:
    604
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Wonder what Zaac thinks...
     
  7. Bro. Curtis

    Bro. Curtis <img src =/curtis.gif>
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2001
    Messages:
    21,032
    Likes Received:
    120
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Bruce Jenner's a woman.
    Rachel Dolezal is black.
    George Zimmermann is white.
    Elizabeth Warren is an Indian.
     
  8. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    19,892
    Likes Received:
    1,095
    Faith:
    Baptist
    I think you're onto something. Next up--people who marry the pets they love.
     
  9. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    19,892
    Likes Received:
    1,095
    Faith:
    Baptist
  10. Jkdbuck76

    Jkdbuck76 Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2007
    Messages:
    2,322
    Likes Received:
    70
    If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor
    If you like your plan, you can keep your plan
     
  11. Jedi Knight

    Jedi Knight Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2009
    Messages:
    5,064
    Likes Received:
    82
    Another BLACK EYE for the racist NAACP!
     
Loading...