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Netflix Releases Trailer For ‘The Rachel Divide’

(Spokane, WA) – Former Spokane NAACP President Rachel Dolezal is the subject of a new documentary coming to Netflix dealing with her claims that she is black. The video streaming giant released a trailer  for the film “The Rachel Divide.”

The trailer features Dolezal talking to her son Franklin, who tells her he doesn’t want to spend the rest of his life focusing on her controversy. Dolezal made headlines in 2015 for passing herself off as a black woman despite being born white, saying she identifies as an African American.

“The Rachel Divide” is available to stream on April 27th.

The Story Of Recy Taylor And Why You Should Know Her

(SL) – Recy Taylor died December 28th, 2017, 3 days before her 98th birthday but her story will forever live on as a staple example of the sexual abuse, rape and overall injustice that transcends as Oprah Winfrey said, every culture, geography, race, religion, politics or workplace.

In 1944, 24-year-old Recy Taylor and two friends were walking back from a late-night church service in Abbeville, Ala., when seven young white men in a car stopped them and threatened them with a gun. Taylor was abducted, blindfolded forced to enter the car, and the men drove off with her into the woods where they raped on her . They kept her for 4-5 hours and no one knows exactly what all they did to her, but it was horrific.

They warned her that if she said anything about it they would kill her.

“Some white boys took me out there and messed with me,” said Taylor in a 2011 NPR interview with journalist Michel Martin.

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The brutal crime was eventually reported to the civil rights organisation, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

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