Rachel Dolezal

Performing Black Masculinity: Reflections On A Jewish Boy's Youth

Our perceptions of black masculinity are based on myths white men created to dehumanize black men. But we are captive to these myths inasmuch as we desire to make this imagined black masculinity our own.

Rachel and her family

What Rachel Dolezal Teaches Us About Mental Illness

What initially broke as a story of possibly fraudulent misrepresentation by a public figure quickly morphed into the downfall of a highly disturbed and probably mentally ill woman.


Rachel Dolezal, You're Not Black: An Essay On Deconstructing Race

"Taking on a culture is one thing. But taking on a phenotype in the name of solidarity is perverse."