He ended up in the coveted chair after the two delved into Colbert’s white privilege.
“No, it’s true. I have a show. I have a lot of money. So the fact that I’m sitting here and you’re sitting there is part of that white privilege,” Colbert said.
So Mckesson listed some ways that the former Comedy Central funnyman could “extend that privilege so that you can dismantle it.
“You can create opportunity for people,” he said. “You can amplify issues in ways that other people can’t, and you can use your resources to create space for people.”
“Let’s switch seats,” Colbert responded.
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