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The curious case of Rachel Dolezal

The curious case of Rachel Dolezal

"When did you start deceiving people and telling them you were black?" Rachel Dolezal took exception when Matt Lauer asked that blunt question Tuesday morning on the "Today" show. "It's a little more complex than me identifying as black, or answering a question of, 'Are you black or white?'" she said. But is it? On Monday, Dolezal resigned as president of the Spokane, Wash., chapter of the NAACP, after a dizzy weekend of revelations prompted by her parents' declaration that she was their biological child and she is ... no real question about this ... white. But is she black because she says she is? With each generation, the U.S....