• Day 22 – Passing Privilege

    Passing is classified as a member of one racial group being accepted as a member of a different racial group and usually applies to a person of color or multiracial ancestry.  Think Nicole Richie, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Soledad O’Brien, or Rachel Dolezal.  Okay, maybe not that last one but you get the picture. Welcome to Day 22! This story I came across about how the  Johnston family was able to live a lie for many years certainly isn’t new , but it gained national attention once the details came out in a lightly fictionalized movie called “Lost Boundaries”.  It highlighted the act of passing and showed how some people, especially…