[Ed. – They could have called him racist for attacking Amerindian]
The president of the National Organization for Women criticized billionaire Warren Buffett’s comments on Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) as sexist.
NOW president Terry O’Neill told The Hill that Buffett’s remarks on CNBC earlier this week about Warren were “hypocritical.”
“She would do better if she was less angry and demonized less,” Buffett said Tuesday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
“I do find Warren Buffett’s comment sexist,” O’Neill told The Hill. “Calling a woman angry is often a way to shut her down when she is being assertive and powerful.”
In his CNBC interview, Buffett said he believes “in praising by name and criticizing by category, and I’m not sure that I’ve totally convinced Elizabeth Warren that’s the way to go.”
O’Neill said those statements don’t add up.