Michael Jackson's daughter declares herself African-American

Michael Jackson's blonde, blue-eyed daughter, Paris, who looks even more Caucasian than most Caucasians, declares that she is an African-American: "I consider myself black," she says, adding later that her dad "would look me in the eyes and he'd point his finger at me and he'd be like, 'You're black. Be proud of your roots.' And I'd be like, 'OK, he's my dad, why would he lie to me?' So I just believe what he told me. 'Cause, to my knowledge, he's never lied to me. "Most people that don't know me call me white," Paris concedes. ..."I look like I was born in Finland or something." If we can safely assume that Ms. Jackson is no biological relation to Michael Jackson, can one claim to be black simply because the person who raised you was black?  I think this is no more legitimate than Rachel Dolezal claiming to be black.  Possibly Ms. Jackson honestly believes that she is...(Read Full Post)