Watch as White privilege and salty tears fail to stop arrest (video)

Lauren Cutshaw (Image Source: Bluffton Police Camera screen shot YouTube video)

The story of Lauren Cutshaw, who attempted to pull her White privilege card to avoid arrest, is all over social media. Cutshaw stated to the arresting officer that she was a  “clean, thoroughbred white girl”  when cuffed. She also pleaded not to go to jail because she was a “pretty girl” see for yourself:

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.