WUSSIFICATION: Student Chastised for ‘Micro-Aggression’, Forced to Apologize

Looking for evidence to show just what a pressure-cooker of irrationalism our college campuses have become? Look no more! And if you’ve never heard of “micro-aggression” you’re probably guilty of it, too!

Behold the new picture (now animated!) of the ugly face of racism that stains the visage of our fine country!


When Vice President of Internal Affairs Brian Farnan emailed the picture above of Obama through the Students’ Society of McGill University listserv, the inhumanly sensitive students at the college stuck back with complaints of “micro-aggressive” racism. What’s that, you may ask? Well here’s Brian’s apology to explain:

“The image in question was an extension of the cultural, historical and living legacy surrounding people of color—particularly young men—being portrayed as violent in contemporary culture and media. By using this particular image of President Obama, I unknowingly perpetuated this living legacy and subsequently allowed a medium of SSMU’s communication to become the site of a microaggression; for this, I am deeply sorry.”

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