Rachel Dolezal

Nicholas K. Geranios / AP

Rachel Dolezal, who has made news in Idaho and Washington for claiming to be black, has been charged with welfare fraud.

Nicholas K. Geranios / AP Photo

Rachel Dolezal, the former education director at Coeur d’Alene’s Human Rights Education Institute, will star in a new Netflix documentary after she claimed to be "transracial".

In the last week, Spokane, Washington, has severed most of its official ties with Rachel Dolezal, the local civil rights leader who gained national infamy for lying about her race.