Stephen Colbert Learns About White Privilege, Gets Woke [Video]

Stephen Colbert got a lesson the other night.

Stephen Colbert had Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson on his show this week and the interview was… Interesting? Refreshing? Awesome?

In the video below, you’ll see Colbert get a crash course on what it takes to dismantle white privilege, and about Campaign Zero, a 10-point platform created to help end police violence.

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