Rachel Dolezal

Embattled former Spokane NAACP president Rachel Dolezal sat down with NBC Today’s Matt Lauer to discuss the firestorm of controversy surrounding her personal racial identity.

Dolezal, who pretended to be black for 8 years, stepped down as president of the Spokane NAACP on Monday, just days after her parents outed her as being their biological daughter. Ruthanne and Larry Dolezal are both white.

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Shellie Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin

Shellie Zimmerman, the estranged wife of child killer George Zimmerman, now says she doesn’t know him and she isn’t sure if he’s capable of murder.

In an interview with Matt Lauer on Thursday, Shellie said, “This person that I’m married to that I’m divorcing, I’ve kind of realized now that I don’t know him.. and I really don’t know what he’s capable of.”

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