Monday, March 10, 2008

Kristof Uses Bigoted Term in Column Denouncing Bigotry

Nick Kristof, in yesterday's Times:

Americans have typically said in polls that they are less willing to vote for a woman than a black, and Shirley Chisholm (a black woman who ran for president in 1972) always said that she encountered more prejudice because of her sex than her race.

"A black"? Seriously?


Austin Brey said...
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Tony Ratslayer said...

He obviously came back from his year-long sojourn in Africa with an enriched cultural understanding.