I think he doesn’t notice the conservative students, because they always have their heads stuck in a book and are taking a heavy class load. They don’t have the time or desire to demand time off from their basket weaving or whatever studies class to protest, and never screaming micro aggressions, triggering, where’s my safety zone! Thank you Captain Obvious aka Nick Kristof. It finally became so apparent he just had to cop to it.
In a column in today’s The New York Times, liberal opinion writer Nicholas Kristof essentially admits there is discrimination against conservative ideology on college campuses. The opinion piece is rather eye-opening because for the first time we are hearing from a prominent progressive who admits there is a problem on campuses with conservative intolerance.
“We progressives believe in diversity, and we want women, blacks, Latinos, gays and Muslims at the table — er, so long as they aren’t conservatives … We’re fine with people who don’t look like us, as long as they think like us,” Kristof wrote.
Kristof believes universities are stigmatizing conservatives and undermining “intellectual diversity.” Proof of Mr. Kristof’s point has reared its head frequently in recent months. More