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Rachel Dolezal: 'I'm trans-black'

I'm becoming OK - to a certain extent - with a level of support and rejection that's been going on for the last couple of years since my biological heritage was brought to the surface

– Rachel Dolezal - the black rights activist who was exposed as a white woman

The black rights activist who claimed to be African American but was outed by her white parents, has opened up about her very public expose and the colossal backlash that followed.

Rachel Dolezal, who identifies as trans-black, was a high-profile campaigner for African American rights but everything changed when a picture of her as a child surfaced.

7/7 survivor: 'We can't let terror defeat us'

We can't let this defeat us in anyway

– Sajda Mughal has urged Londoners to unite against terror in the wake of the Westminster attack

7/7 survivor and anti-terror campaigner Sajda Mughal has urged Londoners to unite against terror in the wake of the Westminster terror attack which claimed the lives of four people and left many more injured.

Quiz: What kind of mum are you?

Motherhood is a tricky job so we salute all the mammas out there - you're doing an amazing job! But which type of mum are you? Are you the supercool mum who's a best friend to your child as well as their ultimate protector? Maybe you're the uber-organised one who effortlessly breezes through this parenting malarkey with not a hair out of place...

Whether you're hip or perfectly practical, there's no right or wrong when it comes to parenting, but take our quiz below to find out more about yourself!

Fearne Cotton to guest present Lorraine

We're delighted to announce that television and radio presenter Fearne Cotton will be guest presenting Lorraine all of next week!

The Celebrity Juice star and former Radio 1 DJ will step into Lorraine's shoes for the first time, and we can't wait to welcome her into the family!

“It’s going to be such a fun week, I’m really looking forward to hosting the show while Lorraine enjoys her trip of her lifetime,'' Fearne said.

Lorraine Editor Sue Walton added: “I’m delighted that Fearne, such a popular and versatile broadcaster, is presenting the show for a week. Fearne thrives on live, and her natural empathy, spontaneity, not forgetting her sense of fun will all shine through in what will be a special week of shows.”

Alongside all the overnight showbiz news from Ross King in LA, Dr Hilary’s advice on the latest health stories, Mark Heyes’ best fashion buys from the high street, there will also be compelling human interest stories and interviews with special guests including Tom Daly, Emma Watson and an ITV Daytime exclusive interview with Steps.