Zach Wood, a student organizer of the Uncomfortable Learning series, explained his decision to invite Derbyshire in a blog post for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education. Wood, according to The College Fix, is a Hillary Clinton-supporting Democrat and person of color. He doesn't agree with Venker or Derbyshire, but he believes it's important to confront people whose ideas one finds reprehensible. [Liberal Student Invites Conservative Speaker to Campus, College President Overrules Him by Robby Soave; Reason.com, February 22nd 2016.]Stupidity-wise, the comment thread here is on the "well done" side of "medium"; but hey, these are libertarians.