Where are all the conservative university professors?

The answer lies in the origins of the humanities and social sciences

Your liberal professor.
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College professors are overwhelmingly liberal. You know it. I know it. Everyone knows it.

Studies document it, anecdotes confirm it, and the right decries it. College campuses are places where the ideological gamut typically runs from liberal Democrat to Maoist, with a whole bunch of postmodern cynics in the middle and often not a single conservative in sight.

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