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Meltdown In New Brighton Over “White Privilege”

One of the silliest phrases in the Leftist lexicon is “white privilege.” What it means, no one knows. But if you are a liberal, you are probably convinced that it exists, like the unicorn. This video of a City Council meeting in New Brighton, featuring Mayor Val Johnson, is making the rounds on the internet.

If, like me, you have long wondered what “white privilege” supposedly consists of, you won’t hear the answer from Mayor Johnson. When challenged by the only City Council member with enough gumption to question Johnson’s harangue, she responds with incoherent bullying. The encounter is entertaining, but also revealing of how utterly hollow left-wing shibboleths like “white privilege” are:

Of course, everyone at the City Council meeting is white. You really can’t make this stuff up.

Meanwhile, if any of our readers believe in the unicorn known as “white privilege,” I would be interested to hear their comments on these data:

I know, I know: it’s unfair to confuse a liberal with facts.

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