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Local NAACP President Rachel Dolezal Outed as White, Presidential Candidate Lindsey Graham's Relationship Status Questioned, Actress Jennifer Beals and Kyra Sedgwick Talk about New Show "Proof" on "The View"

By Marisa Dabney | Jun 15th, 2015

Co-hosts Whoopi GoldbergRosie PerezNicolle WallaceRaven-Symoné and guest co-host Michelle Collins discuss why Spokane NAACP President Rachel Dolezal lied about being black.

Hot Topic: Race to Judgment?
Rachel Dolezal, a local NAACP President in Spokane Washington, has been posing as a black woman when she is actually white. "The View" co-hosts are not sure why she would lie about her race to work in an organization that accepts all. Whoopi asks if people can identify as a woman or man, like Caitlyn Jenner, can Dolezal identify as a black woman?


Hot Topic: The Fugitives: Update
The co-hosts discuss Joyce Mitchell’s role in the escape of two convicted murderers from a New York prison. Joyce was an employee of the correctional facility and there is speculation that she helped the prisoners in a plot to have her husband killed.

Hot Topic: Singled Out!
Many people have questions as to why Senator Lindsey Graham, who is running for President, is single. Does it matter that a single man is running for President or are people really questioning his sexuality and sexual preference.

Hot Topic: Baby Swipes
Scientists say young children learn to read faster from tablets instead of books. The co-hosts debate if this news means it’s okay to expose children to tablets without inhibiting there social and development skills.

Jennifer Beals and Kyra Sedgwick Talk About New NT Show "Proof"
Actress Jennifer Beals stars in the new TNT show "Proof" which looks for evidence of life after death.  Actress Kyra Sedgwick serves as an executive producer on the show. Kyra explains how she became a producer and how Jennifer was cast on the show.