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Bachmann: ‘Not all cultures are equal.’

By Ryan Powers  

"Bachmann: ‘Not all cultures are equal.’"

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The Uptake has uncovered new video from Rep. Michele Bachmann’s (R-MN) 2005 election bid in which she suggests that some cultures are inherently superior to others. During a debate, the moderator asked Bachmann about how America could better integrate immigrant communities into U.S. society in order to prevent riots similar to those that were then occurring in France. Bachmann responded by calling the French riots the “fruits of leftism” and proclaiming, “Not all cultures are equal.” Watch it:

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