All the buzz in social media right now is about an NAACP official who turns out to not be black as claimed. She was born to a white couple and raised with black adoptees. There have been other articles wondering whether or not being transracial is analogous to being transgendered. And other articles about syndromes of delusion.
Rachel Dolezal claimed she was African American and says she was the victim of a number of hate crimes. Jan. 16, 2015 Rachel Dolezal, the president of the NAACP in Spokane, Wash., meets Joseph M. King, left, and Scott Finnie at an event on public safety and criminal justice in Cheney, Wash. (Tyler Tjomsland/The Spokesman-Review via AP) source Washington Post article
Clearly, it is very complicated! A meaty topic for Transracial adoptees. Discuss!