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The Meaninglessness of “Lived Experience”: on Jessica Krug, Rachel Dolezal, and Passing as Black

Aaron Robert Kathman / CC BY-SA

In the eyes of racists and antiracists alike, Jessica Krug and Rachel Dolezal are white women who passed as black. Racists laugh at them because racists think any white person who wants to be black is a fool. Antiracists hate them because Krug and Dolezal reveal the meaninglessness of “lived experience”, the notion antiracists…

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