Rachel Dolezal is a former prominent civil rights activist in favor of the colored people in the U.S. She lost all her credibility in 2015 due to a scandal revealing her lies about being black.
The first article is written by the British reporter Jessica Elgot, and published in the British newspaper The Guardian on June 12, 2015.
The informative article describes Rachel Dolezal’s situation from a highly objective viewpoint, solely informing the reader about the scandal surrounding the former president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
The third text is a comment published on Times Magazine by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, a former basketball player, who emphasizes the positive contributions Rachel Dolezal has bestowed upon the issue of race inequality in America.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar views Rachel Dolezal as a person, who fought for the rights of the African Americans, and he continuously seeks to justify the activist’s false claims
by arguing that Rachel Dolezal intentions were morally good, and that her effort have resulted in stronger and improved black community:
Despite all this, you can’t deny that 45 Dolezal has proven herself a fierce and unrelenting champion for African- Americans politically and culturally.