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The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black

Original story at The Stranger• 271 mentions • 6 months ago

The Stranger 6 months ago

 
I'm sitting across from Rachel Dolezal, and she looks... white. Not a little white, not racially ambiguous. Dolezal looks really, really white. She looks like a white woman with a mild suntan, in box braids—like perhaps she'd just gotten back from a Caribbean vacation and decided to keep the hairstyle for a few days "for fun." She is also smaller than I expected, tiny even—even in her wedge heels and jeans. I'm six feet tall and fat. I wonder for a moment what this conversation might look like to bystanders if things were to get heated—a giant black woman interrogating ...
 
 
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22 Aug
Howard Getson @hgetson
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/sMqaOm4o3b
01 Aug
Girl Futurist @GirlFuturist
Complex, frustrating, too much for 140 ch > The last story you will ever need to read about #RachelDolezal. https://t.co/XFKAV0AfKC
31 Jul
Jim Treacher @jtLOL
Being white and unashamed is racist, and being white and ashamed is racist. @IjeomaOluo has all her bases covered. https://t.co/0SMfLFUPqI
25 Jul
Hip Hop Caucus @HipHopCaucus
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/TGCaN7zzoq
29 Apr
The New School @TheNewSchool
The Heart of Whiteness: @IjeomaOluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black @TheStranger https://t.co/xnZgdE3IwW
27 Apr
christian crumlish @mediajunkie
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
26 Apr
Dr. Rashawn Ray @SociologistRay
RT @WendyMarieOnly: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/YJ0hRuK9UK
24 Apr
Charles H. Green @CharlesHGreen
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black. https://t.co/fCbTbUBbni
24 Apr
🔹🔷Britpoptarts🔷🔹 @Britpoptarts
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/rMuaOW5jRV
24 Apr
Zack Ford @ZackFord
This @IjeomaOluo profile of Rachel Dolezal is truly an amazing read: https://t.co/V9QmeLwiRE
24 Apr
Heather Eady @hkarsch
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/PCDEf8eUyX
23 Apr
Jonathan Korman @miniver
Second read of this https://t.co/LApkSFisgP I expect I'll be doing one or two more reads
23 Apr
Skepticat_UK @Skepticat_UK
More excrutiating absurdity from Rachel Dolezal: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/s45YPfdIaM
23 Apr
Rob Weychert @robweychert
“They may not care if I’m red or green or blue or purple—but they sure as hell care that I’m black.” https://t.co/XMRQaDCx7u
22 Apr
Kate Carruthers 🌈 @kcarruthers
RT @SquigglyRick: Rachel Dolezal is fucking ridiculous. And poisonous. https://t.co/IVhlgX7k24 https://t.co/xYluRVvRDs
22 Apr
SocImages @SocImages
How white privilege enables Rachel Dolezal to make a claim to blackness. https://t.co/CA4K5Rf3mL #socrace #socinequality
22 Apr
BellaVOX @BellaEiko
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/SZJtAsVwBt
22 Apr
Mona Kareem @monakareem
RT @cnqmdi: this @IjeomaOluo interview with rachel dolezal, THIS is how you do it https://t.co/IT5Gijvvdw
22 Apr
PaulEdwardMontgomery @Archaeofiend
The last story you will ever need to read about #RachelDolezal https://t.co/iz0EfyVUxG
21 Apr
Virginia M Moncrieff @VMMoncrieff
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/Cs46TouNcp
21 Apr
Tracy Chou 👩🏻‍💻 @triketora
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
21 Apr
Amanda Marcotte @AmandaMarcotte
https://t.co/uSPhh6ulgR All credit to @IjeomaOluo for finding a way to say something fresh about the Rachel Dolezal story. So impressed.
21 Apr
Carolina A. Miranda @cmonstah
There is only one Rachel Dolezal story to read and it was written by Ijeoma Oluo. https://t.co/gWqy9rgrC7
21 Apr
purplehayz @purplehayz
RT @freedominguez: An incredible must-read by @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/VXJF76fxiE
21 Apr
Tròn-Quỳnh Knotts @TronKnotts
RT @leighalexander: this is a must read https://t.co/1OdLmFrH99
21 Apr
Washington_420 @Washington_420
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman … https://t.co/tFLuzQgQnF, see more https://t.co/CHgdxEeT0X
21 Apr
Patrice D. @coco_cure
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black #longreads https://t.co/Y1lbd9snrn
21 Apr
Sunny Hundal @sunny_hundal
This is the best feature / interview on Rachel Dolezal I've read anywhere https://t.co/1DKA9leF65 https://t.co/zfcuvDY6T0
21 Apr
Dharma Rascal @dharmarascal
Painful, vital: The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/mug7Ewa0Yq
21 Apr
Sarah K. Khan @sarahkkhan
RT @longform: "The Heart of Whiteness" An interview with Rachel Dolezal: https://t.co/uNqca7y7Xp (by @IjeomaOluo, @TheStranger) https://t.c
21 Apr
Marijuana OR @MarijuanaOR
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman … https://t.co/Fqskmtixo4, see more https://t.co/eB2cd2Avsd
21 Apr
leaner meaner Amina @joygarnett
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal.... https://t.co/rfhodaXcpN
21 Apr
Vakaviti @vakaviti
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
21 Apr
Leah Romm @Leah_Romm
RT @sophanho: the kicker to this piece: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/sEvqOSCxbf https://t.c
21 Apr
Erika @freehugs5825
This article. No-BS questions with terrible responses. https://t.co/87wfijC0QJ
21 Apr
Matthew Stinson @stinson
Folks, @IjeomaOluo's Rachel Dolezal interview is fantastic. Hopefully, it's the last second of Dolezal's 15 minutes. https://t.co/R5inVMgqnb
21 Apr
Sara Marie @Ms_SaraMarie
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
21 Apr
Jill Homer @AlaskaJill
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
21 Apr
Spike 🌹 resists @spjika
Your quest to understand Rachel Dolezal ends here. The power of Whiteness. Props @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/2dI03SylYT
20 Apr
The Answer-Man @ebonstorm
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/xFYc3SUSm7
20 Apr
Jim Richardson @jimrhiz
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
David Kroll @davidkroll
RT @Dhunterauthor: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/sieyVnXFIT
20 Apr
Tony Nunes @TonytheNunes
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Dana Hunter @Dhunterauthor
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/sieyVnXFIT
20 Apr
The FBomb @the_fbomb
May this be the last article about Rachel Dolezal that you ever need to read: https://t.co/CiMrdZ8sXc via @TheStranger
20 Apr
Marcus J. Moore @MarcusJMoore
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
20 Apr
Jennifer A Okwerekwu @JenniferAdaeze
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
(▀̿Ĺ̯▀̿ ̿) @MitchWagner
The last story you'll ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal, by @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/52ewo79vzF
20 Apr
Alanna Vagianos @lannadelgrey
This piece from @IjeomaOluo is required reading for white women everywhere https://t.co/1iRE4B6FMl
20 Apr
Derek Powazek @fraying
“I cannot undo the evils of capitalism simply by pretending to be a millionaire.” https://t.co/z0Y7KBFWWa
20 Apr
Patrick Lowenthal @plowenthal
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/YDxOHIhnCT
20 Apr
Leanne O'Donnell @MsLods
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Kara DeFrias @karadefrias
RT @smheffern: If you also thought @IjeomaOluo’s story on R. Dolezal (https://t.co/v67AEGWSkZ) was terrific, this thread is important insig…
20 Apr
#BlockedByMenschFTW @UnitePink
RT @smheffern: If you also thought @IjeomaOluo’s story on R. Dolezal (https://t.co/v67AEGWSkZ) was terrific, this thread is important insig…
20 Apr
PurpleGimp @PurpleGimp
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Ambreen Ali @ambreenali
So good @IjeomaOluo! "I am beginning to wonder if it isn't blackness that Dolezal doesn't understand, but whiteness" https://t.co/LBHnVQlzYH
20 Apr
Jillian @JillianPHL
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
20 Apr
giles @gilesgoatboy
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Sophie Ho @sophanho
the kicker to this piece: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/sEvqOSCxbf https://t.co/6afs7EWJ7M
20 Apr
Benjamin Fang @BenFang93
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Dick Toledo @DickToledo
GREAT READ! And is dead on. The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/Ud89UPHQWA
20 Apr
Chris 🇺🇸 @Chris_1791
😃 The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/LzcNJSbck7
20 Apr
Kate Adach @KateMedia
RT @SadiyaAnsari: This is such a phenomenal read https://t.co/XCfQqCCdSM
20 Apr
Estelle Weyl @estellevw
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Aaron Adair @adair_aaron
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/1nDWqrtv5m
20 Apr
Joseph Phelan @JTPspeaks
RT @harikondabolu: Bye, Bye Rachel Dolezal. @IjeomaOluo's piece in @TheStranger writes this story's final chapter. https://t.co/JyFtxpBMuS
20 Apr
Jaime Woo @jaimewoo
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Zeenia Junkeer @naturallyDrZ
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/Y0pbopYrSu
20 Apr
Daniel WK Lee @danielsaudade
The last interview you will ever *need* to read on Rachel Dolezal https://t.co/AGFYG7dCXk
20 Apr
nicolle neulist @rogueclown
this article by @IjeomaOluo is the one that needed to be written about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/7AbxNQgVo2
20 Apr
K.G. Schneider @kgs
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Talia Whyte @taliawhyte
Rachel Dolezal is so confusing. I don't think she understands what she is saying.. https://t.co/W48cVgmJNz
20 Apr
Carole McGranahan @CMcGranahan
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/FfwEAdaIz1 #this
20 Apr
Shirin Barghi @shebe86
The privilege of passing -> "The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal" https://t.co/pwb61hS5mh
20 Apr
Francesca Levy @FrancescaToday
Everyone's been tweeting about how great this story is and everyone is right https://t.co/wteq4WfFgM
20 Apr
Roscoe @RoscoeJones
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Rebecca Nelson @rebeccarnelson
this is so good: @TheStranger interviews Rachel Dolezal, and gets to the heart of her undeniable whiteness https://t.co/u1EVUjb74N
20 Apr
Oliver Burkeman @oliverburkeman
Yes, it is possible to find *another* interview with Rachel Dolezal pretty interesting & absorbing! https://t.co/T8CdgewsIY
20 Apr
Diné @ActPeacefully
RT @jonlovett: One of the great profiles - humane and devastating, and the last word (hopefully). @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/CT4OBcPMMZ
20 Apr
Susie Bright @susiebright
RT @joshtpm: This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
Longform @longform
"The Heart of Whiteness" An interview with Rachel Dolezal: https://t.co/uNqca7y7Xp (by @IjeomaOluo, @TheStranger) https://t.co/0uiUzLXnwS
20 Apr
Lisa Rein @lisarein
RT @RVoronaCote: So grateful for @IjeomaOluo's brilliant, painstaking profile on Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/HGb56bJFz7
20 Apr
Rob Fitzpatrick @rob_fitzpatrick
The Heart of Whiteness: a brilliant and funny piece about Rachel Dolezal by @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/lmhxDV0nGU
20 Apr
Dayo Olopade @madayo
'I cannot undo the evils of capitalism simply by pretending to be a millionaire.' https://t.co/KrtMpIhKs9
20 Apr
Davin Wilfrid @dwilfrid
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Mercedes Kraus @merxaus
RT @brokeymcpoverty: this piece on Rachel dolezal is the read of the century, *damn* https://t.co/x9UR1fWDcj
20 Apr
LitLife @LitLife
This is gold. The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/LNn7VFfvCi
20 Apr
Mimi Wells @mimi_wells
RT @cathyyardley: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/6ZEWF4paA7
20 Apr
Stephanie Nolen @snolen
RT @connie_walker: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/WpIfONgEGL
20 Apr
Pete Brook @brookpete
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
TimKarr @TimKarr
The last story you will need to read about Rachel Dolezal, the white woman who identifies as black, by @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/tuy43XAfw1
20 Apr
AnnieMOnline 🌈 ✊🏻 @AnnieMOnline
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Darryl Wharton-Rigby @whartonrigby
This article for @TheStranger by @IjeomaOluo about Rachel Dolezal is a total mic drop on the subject. https://t.co/1MjGCleKNN
20 Apr
Raymond @Ojibray
RT @connie_walker: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/WpIfONgEGL
20 Apr
🍩☕Kent Peterson 🚵 @kentsbike
RT @jonlovett: One of the great profiles - humane and devastating, and the last word (hopefully). @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/CT4OBcPMMZ
20 Apr
Natalia Bilenko @unthevert
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
merici america @merici
RT @mudede: Very honored to have worked with @IjeomaOluo on her marvelous piece of writing, thinking, and reporting. https://t.co/JAvnvJbq71
20 Apr
kd 'resist' diamond @thekddiamond
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Vicky Loras @vickyloras
RT @connie_walker: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/WpIfONgEGL
20 Apr
Jon Lovett @jonlovett
One of the great profiles - humane and devastating, and the last word (hopefully). @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/CT4OBcPMMZ
20 Apr
Steve Rhodes @tigerbeat
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Elisa Camahort Page @ElisaC
RT @jamiaw: Must read piece by @IjeomaOluo: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/kjwgfIAud5
20 Apr
Sarah Milstein @SarahM
RT @jamiaw: Must read piece by @IjeomaOluo: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/kjwgfIAud5
20 Apr
Ted Han ★ @knowtheory
RT @scottbix: .@IjeomaOluo deserves a medal for this interview: https://t.co/XoQ8a2MFmo https://t.co/fRSNoHHbcI
20 Apr
T. Thorn Coyle @ThornCoyle
Read the article, then read @IjeomaOluo's thread below. article here: https://t.co/8a1oPCANol https://t.co/OezTsvtkRd
20 Apr
Teresa Chase @katylied67
RT @deray: The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/5ACh4MWRrH
20 Apr
jen yamato @jenyamato
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
namhenderson @namhenderson
RT @joshtpm: This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
Anandi 🌿 @AAPremlall
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/lOYSvtiA8c #whitefolkwork
20 Apr
Dave Lindberg @DaveLindberg
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Dave Stieber @D_Stieber
RT @byreginamahone: When I saw @IjeomaOluo's byline, I knew it would be good. It's that and more. https://t.co/Lg1IZvBfT0
20 Apr
Tom @thwesley
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Rewire @Rewire_News
RT @byreginamahone: When I saw @IjeomaOluo's byline, I knew it would be good. It's that and more. https://t.co/Lg1IZvBfT0
20 Apr
Andy Metzger @MetzgerBot
Rachel Dolezal reinvents herself in red, green, blue and purple. https://t.co/L9BAkDwtwT
20 Apr
Mo Ryan @moryan
RT @joshtpm: This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
Love @LoveJoy1113
RT @deray: The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/5ACh4MWRrH
20 Apr
Kim-Mai Cutler @kimmaicutler
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
jamiaw @jamiaw
Must read piece by @IjeomaOluo: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/kjwgfIAud5
20 Apr
Francesca Rivera @Cubanabop
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Lisa M. Maatz @LisaMaatz
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Kathryn Hall @KathrynHallPR
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/pXMxqjxlgA
20 Apr
Renee Rico @reneerico
RT @joshtpm: This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
cindy ✡ quashie @KahyaTeh
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/z8eugoZkjk
20 Apr
Aniyanwu🌀 @AbdiSankofa
The 1 time I'll post about that woman b/c this is exactly what needed to be said in the most beautiful-powerful way. https://t.co/8cz0yaRiPK
20 Apr
Marcos Lopez-Carlson @marcoscopic
Amazing interview with Rachel Dolezal. Worth the read. https://t.co/H3wysvPcwL
20 Apr
ANGY @AskAngy
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Barth Anderson @FairFoodFight
RT @joshtpm: This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
⚡️Kathy E Gill @kegill
.@IjeomaOluo is not the only person tired of Rachel Dolezal. Powerful does not do justice. https://t.co/hsYYYi2dgNhttps://t.co/LBWvevNdI2
20 Apr
Josh Marshall @joshtpm
This is a bracing, often uncomfortable, intense, smart, v worth your while read https://t.co/rqQczdoN9t
20 Apr
Jessica Lahey @jesslahey
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Rob Smart @RobSame
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/iwYXVB0sIi
20 Apr
Denise Balkissoon @balkissoon
RT @harikondabolu: Bye, Bye Rachel Dolezal. @IjeomaOluo's piece in @TheStranger writes this story's final chapter. https://t.co/JyFtxpBMuS
20 Apr
Bender Rodríguez @plungerman
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/UBKvtVJ6cp
20 Apr
Rafat Ali @rafat
While this is a fascinating interview, I am now interested in race fetishizing/orientalism of NatGeo thru history. https://t.co/oXoHjXOItw
20 Apr
Rachael Cantu @RachaelCantu
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Piya Sinha-Roy @PiyaSRoy
Fascinating read by @IjeomaOluo on Rachel Dolezal, particularly this: https://t.co/dTu3YydOB4 https://t.co/cyZPHNxIQx
20 Apr
tara robertson @tararobertson
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Sofia Quintero @sofiaquintero
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Jason Baldridge @jasonbaldridge
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Sarah Weinman @sarahw
.@IjeomaOluo's Dolezal profile is the definitive one (no wonder it is all over everybody's TL.) https://t.co/eEHeDdeTtw
20 Apr
Julia Van Valkenburg @jvvblog
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Kevin Grandia @kgrandia
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
20 Apr
Emma Coats @lawnrocket
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
20 Apr
Aaron Cantú @aaron_con_leche
RT @qaween: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/bQH6MhrM3V
20 Apr
Amy Durfee West @HeartOverdBars
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black - https://t.co/Z1Fa0JGtcZ
20 Apr
RESIST! @porcinea
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Kelly Sue DeConnick @kellysue
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Elaine Plybon @eplybon
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/qIMbymR8Cf
19 Apr
Wise_Diva @wise_diva
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Jenn Turner @jennaddenda
If you haven't read the @IjeomaOluo Dolezal interview you better get on it. Soooo much to take in: https://t.co/vf6kcZYERn
19 Apr
emily nussboo @emilynussbaum
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
queen of the dead @qaween
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/bQH6MhrM3V
19 Apr
Margot Note @margotnote
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/IlkfOzgcY9
19 Apr
Yaba Blay @fiyawata
Dolezal is simply a white woman who cannot help but center herself in all that she does—including her fight for... https://t.co/eQVTK9ck4d
19 Apr
Abril Vela @abril_vela
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
inoffensive username @joemacare
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
19 Apr
Aerin Guy @aeringuy
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/JrVCKnXNyt
19 Apr
Matthew Ketchum @mattketchum
RT @kelly_j_baker: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/Lqbm1Ik0AG
19 Apr
Nathan ♞ Levinson @N8theSk8
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Matt @matt_sf
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
USuncutMN @USuncutMN
"It is obvious by then that Dolezal does not like me, but I don't appear to be alone in that feeling. Throughout... https://t.co/f0mw3AIqYf
19 Apr
Jools Walker @LadyVelo
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Dr. Donald E GrantJr @DrGrantjr
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Joshua @Crutch4
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/yGLSCyouLw
19 Apr
Outside The Mom Box @OutsideTheMomBx
Holy moly, this article is SOOO good, y'all. Best thing I have read all week. https://t.co/AQCXpWySda #race #mustread
19 Apr
Scott Leadingham @scottleadingham
Like many in Spokane, I have Rachel Dolezal fatigue. Suspend it and read this from @IjeomaOluo. Thoughtful and fair. https://t.co/y4t4lHHF8R
19 Apr
Amanda Lichtenstein @travelfarnow
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/kLaqDNcv0I
19 Apr
Nick Baumann @NickBaumann
RT @AdamSerwer: apologies for posting a piece on r*ch*l d*l*z*l but this is really good https://t.co/yqVIELiC7Q
19 Apr
Lance Ulanoff @LanceUlanoff
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/EkQyChY3Ac Me: And it's so good.
19 Apr
NYFarmer @NYFarmer
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Gwendolyn Alley, MA @ArtPredator
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/fXh6nnVRPq
19 Apr
MC Stardust ✨ @Summer_Ash
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Matt Hyland @oneonetwothree
Kudos to Ijeoma Oluo for this article, which is bonkers as hell. https://t.co/ugWw1Yq4ON
19 Apr
Natala Menezes 📎 @natala
"what she seems to not understand is whiteness" fantastic article by @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/8LWQpbMxb4
19 Apr
Lurene Kelley @lurenekelley
Incredible read. Surprise! The white woman pretending to be black is the epitome of white fragility. https://t.co/BDppgbryIX
19 Apr
Kevindoylejones @Kevindoylejones
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
run wild run free @MFHATER
Damn. Nothing but the utmost respect for @IjeomaOluo to actually go talk to this woman. https://t.co/dfaj1ratmv
19 Apr
kottke.org @kottke
The last profile of Rachel Dolezal you’ll ever need to read https://t.co/15zQ8vub7A
19 Apr
Sean @seandotpolitics
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Monique Savin @moniquesavin
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Katherine Mancuso @musingvirtual
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/xyJkTATaJd
19 Apr
Rachel Weidinger @rachelannyes
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Ian Potter @pian0
RT @leighalexander: this is a must read https://t.co/1OdLmFrH99
19 Apr
Kari Neumeyer @KariNeumeyer
If you only read one more thing about Rachel Dolezal, and I hope you do #intersectionalfeminism via @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/iy1omKUnxT
19 Apr
Don't Shoot! @Art_LiveOn
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Matt Pearce @mattdpearce
"Perhaps that itself was the secret to the power of the Dolezal phenomenon—the overwhelming whiteness of it all." https://t.co/jVO8QoaCC1
19 Apr
Andy Rose, LPC @AndyRose12
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Nicole Radziwill @nicoleradziwill
RT @Russian_Starr: I despise Rachel Dolezal, but this profile on her, by a black woman, is pure gold! https://t.co/fNakgmTh8F
19 Apr
Danger Ranger @Markysparkly
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/Klba1X1tcs
19 Apr
Shelley Krause @butwait
RT @sarahkendzior: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal https://t.co/RYNGdZwt80 <-- very thoughtful, well-written…
19 Apr
Ruby of Manocide💃🐂 @Ruby
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Joshua.🌹✊ @DrYoshua
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
#DemForce Debrianna @DMansini
RT @sarahkendzior: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal https://t.co/RYNGdZwt80 <-- very thoughtful, well-written…
19 Apr
Rae Jackson @alltheraej
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Danielle Riendeau @Danielleri
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
corinne manning @corinnemanning
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah
Never thought I would say this, ever: This interview with Rachel Dolezal is amazing. Great work by @IjeomaOluo: https://t.co/8f7i0WJi0x
19 Apr
Steve 911 @Intersection911
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black -- https://t.co/tbAtUZNjqr
19 Apr
mer @Theremina
Pulitzer level journalism. In awe of Oluo. https://t.co/zzp7uDbPcu
19 Apr
Pamela Merritt @SharkFu
RT @Karnythia: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/1wHARkkQmr @IjeomaOluo has more patience than I…
19 Apr
Maggie Poltergeist @maggiepriceless
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
19 Apr
Martian Cackle @MartinaClarkSFO
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. So good! https://t.co/QJhsRnRMNY
19 Apr
Adam Serwer 🍝 @AdamSerwer
apologies for posting a piece on r*ch*l d*l*z*l but this is really good https://t.co/yqVIELiC7Q
19 Apr
Kat Gupta @mixosaurus
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Eve Emshwiller @EveEmshwiller
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
valerie @valsocal
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
TheRealJohnSeal @TheRealJohnSeal
The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/b9Ns1J2vbw
19 Apr
FarMcKon 🇺🇸🇪🇺🇩🇪 @FarMcKon
RT @anthoknees: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/YDd6ZGsfTn
19 Apr
lil c. @cixrra
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Dave Segal @editaurus
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Tia Keenan @kasekaiserina
https://t.co/XFHAVixn0o @IjeomaOluo with the patience of Job
19 Apr
David Wyllie @journodave
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Dr. Goddess @drgoddess
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Ghazala Irshad @ghazalairshad
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
19 Apr
Emily Jacobi @emjacobi
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Elan Morgan 📓 @schmutzie
Heart of Whiteness: @IjeomaOluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black - The Stranger https://t.co/h3FkENcz4o
19 Apr
Annie Lowrey @AnnieLowrey
This is an amazing, wrenching piece about Rachel Dolezal: https://t.co/aeUBaDFyeC
19 Apr
MontserratBiedermann @montserratlj
.@ijeomaoluo: The last story you will ever need to read about Rachel Dolezal. https://t.co/T8eBrDPeXr
19 Apr
Emily Mathieu @emathieuStar
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Shaun King @ShaunKing
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Erika Nicole Kendall @bgg2wl
Honestly, this is the Dolezal takedown I’ve been waiting for. Thank you, @IjeomaOluo. https://t.co/6aqCA5MD4x https://t.co/d8albJBmcG
19 Apr
Marisol @LaMarichola
RT @SamAdlerBell: The final word on Rachel Dolezal, via @IjeomaOluo. That's all there is to it. https://t.co/LR6S8ogWko https://t.co/xxuDI6
19 Apr
Jill Filipovic @JillFilipovic
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Alom Shaha @alomshaha
"there was no amount of lighting that would make her look whiter than that interaction had" https://t.co/mUrQKKsZsv
19 Apr
Maureen Shaw @MaureenShaw
Someone please give @IjeomaOluo an award for this incredible piece, NOW. https://t.co/ppiVkKuVtO
19 Apr
Heather Corinna @heathercorinna
Let's try this again: this @IjeomaOluo piece is a perfect testament to how amazing she is. https://t.co/rkylV3Gt8z
19 Apr
Rural Org. Project @ruralorganize
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black https://t.co/KWnVmnyyIV
19 Apr
Wendy Rosenfield @WendyRosenfield
Boom! Like that, @IjeomaOluo puts the whole nasty Rachel Dolezal business to bed & re-centers the conversation. https://t.co/y82U1EtAM8
19 Apr
Adrienne LaFrance @AdrienneLaF
"It is white supremacy that decided that it was worth a book deal, national news coverage ... even this interview." https://t.co/cDRBQf86Fy
19 Apr
Andrew Austin @transitdude
The Dolezal article we've all been waiting for. A must read. @TheStranger https://t.co/LF662boLt1
19 Apr
Tobasco da Gama @tobascodagama
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Screw your ass-mar! @Ladyhawke80
RT @GRYKING: Sister Girl dragged Rachel Dolezal for filth in this interview. https://t.co/h1pPDqZNyx
19 Apr
This American Adam @adamconner
RT @shani_o: The last thing I will read on this woman, because @IjeomaOluo's writing is fantastic https://t.co/gIYr6DUSpK
19 Apr
Jen Lee Reeves @jenleereeves
RT @christiner: Thank you for writing this @IjeomaOluo https://t.co/bXK5EOV79k
19 Apr
Kit 👻 BOO'Connell @KitOConnell
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Amanda Deibert🏳️‍🌈 @amandadeibert
Wow @IjeomaOluo did incredible work here (as she always does). https://t.co/MVsIf8Ykg0
19 Apr
Sophie Beach @sophie_beach
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Von @davonbrown_
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Jeremy Needle @JeremyNeedle
RT @fakedansavage: .@IjeomaOluo writes the definitive piece on Rachel Dolezal. Required reading: https://t.co/bcJzC3B4a0 https://t.co/RzaOu
19 Apr
Paul Thomas @plthomasEdD
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
19 Apr
:cat2: @coreyhaines
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Ryan Dalton @capetownbrown
RT @dstfelix: of course a black woman wrote the only interesting thing about rachel dolezal https://t.co/K4un0NeaW3 https://t.co/BPi9hXsw6h
19 Apr
Matthew R Francis @DrMRFrancis
Let me join the 50 million others praising @IjeomaOluo 's profile of Rachel Dolezal, "Heart of Whiteness" https://t.co/nOhO553VDU
19 Apr
KPS 9566 @b6n
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Ryan Boren @rboren
"if racial justice doesn't center her, she will redefine race itself in order to make that happen." https://t.co/qGTaN2UhsE
19 Apr
Bill Hooker @sennoma
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Laura Scott 🎭 @lauras
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
#Hellomynameis Petra @DrPetra
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
#BlackWomenBeing @LeslieMac
MUST READ. My sister Ijeoma Oluo wrote this piece. I know lots of us are tired of reading pieced about RD - but... https://t.co/lqndu56qdg
19 Apr
Lauren Simmons @laurendorphin
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Dorene Cornwell @DoreneFC
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Memorious @memoriousmag
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
🇦🇷OliviaAbtahi🇮🇷 @oliviaabtahi
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
The Grumpy Map Maker @map_maker
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
CW @ChloDubs
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Sarah Boyle @speakboylese
RT @IjeomaOluo: Ok ok *deep breaths* here it is - the Dolezal interview https://t.co/sd55XZyjMX
19 Apr
Andrew Thaler @DrAndrewThaler
The Heart of Whiteness: Ijeoma Oluo Interviews Rachel Dolezal, the White Woman Who Identifies as Black - https://t.co/TJoO1jTZcv