Teachers’ liberal bias began in high school for Nicole Johnson, a junior at the University of Virginia and a CBLPI summer intern. Like so many other conservatives, she faced the question, “Do I play the game for the grade,” or be brave and bold?

Her remarks were recorded at a national high school mentoring luncheon hosted by CBLPI at the Young America’s Foundation annual high school conference in July 2015 in Chevy Chase, MD.