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Hypocrisy of the Left on Self-Identification

I’ll make this brief. If we must respect (revere?) the erstwhile Bruce Jenner for self-identifying as a woman, we have to respect Rachel Dolezal for self-identifying as black. Both voluntarily left the world of privilege, as it were, to join an underclass–an identifiable minority. Jenner left manhood; Dolezal left whitehood. The left doesn’t see it that way, though. Apparently, rejecting one’s biological sex is okay, but rejecting one’s biological race isn’t. Read more →