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  • (Left-wing conspiracy nut professor)Ward Churchill could learn fate in 3 weeks

    05/14/2007 1:41:49 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies · 818+ views
    A University of Colorado professor who once compared some Sept. 11 victims to a Nazi could learn within three weeks whether he can return to the classroom — or whether the university will pursue sanctions including dismissal. University President Hank Brown received a report Tuesday from a faculty committee regarding its hearing on alleged research misconduct by ethnic studies professor Ward Churchill. Brown has 15 business days to determine how to proceed, the university said. If Brown decides the are no grounds for dismissal, he could return Churchill to the classroom and close the case, or he could recommend sanctions...
  • Embattled Colorado Professor Files Complaint Against Texas Detractor

    06/09/2005 7:24:07 PM PDT · by TheOtherOne · 29 replies · 1,335+ views
    AP ^ | AP-ES-06-09-05 2159EDT
    Embattled Colorado Professor Files Complaint Against Texas Detractor The Associated Press Published: Jun 9, 2005 BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill, whose essay comparing some Sept. 11 victims to Nazis led to an investigation into his scholarship and ethnicity, has filed a complaint against one of his accusers. Churchill's complaint to Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, accuses assistant sociology professor Thomas Brown of academic misconduct. Brown has alleged Churchill fabricated crucial details in his argument that the Army committed genocide against Indians in the 1800s. In an e-mail to The Denver Post Wednesday, Brown said Churchill...
  • Churchill states case

    05/17/2005 9:43:57 AM PDT · by AdamSelene235 · 23 replies · 981+ views
    Rocky Mountain News ^ | May 17, 2005 | Charlie Brennan
    Prof defends academic work with 50 pages in response to criticism By Charlie Brennan, Rocky Mountain News May 17, 2005 University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill on Monday submitted his response to the faculty committee that is investigating whether he committed research misconduct and should lose his tenured teaching position. His attorney, David Lane, said a response of more than 50 pages, single-spaced, was delivered to a committee representative Monday afternoon. Lane said that Churchill answered each and every point on which his past scholarship and academic credentials have been challenged. "He responded to everything, including the absolutely unconstitutional inquiry...
  • Panel looking into letter - Churchill wrote about events following his wife's fatal accident

    03/16/2005 3:22:04 AM PST · by ajolympian2004 · 26 replies · 2,070+ views
    Rocky Mountain News story ^ | March 16th, 2005 | Charlie Brennan
    By Charlie Brennan, Rocky Mountain News March 16, 2005 University of Colorado investigators are looking into a letter sent last summer by professor Ward Churchill to his late wife's mother. Rhonda Kelly, 41, the sister of Leah Kelly, Churchill's late wife, said she turned over the letter to CU lawyer Louise Romero, who is working on a university investigation being led by interim Chancellor Phil DiStefano. Initially expected to be done this week, DiStefano's report - which will help CU officials decide if there is cause to fire the tenured Churchill - has been pushed back to March 28. Churchill...
  • CU's academic culture ignored(How did a 'Ward Churchill' happen? Must read!)

    03/12/2005 6:17:18 PM PST · by The Loan Arranger · 29 replies · 1,223+ views
    The Rocky Mountain News ^ | March 12, 2005 | Dave Kopel
    Post columnist nearly alone in probing 'dysfunctional' milieu. For all the ink devoted to the Ward Churchill case, the Denver dailies have done virtually nothing to investigate the dysfunctional campus academic culture which led to the Churchill fiasco. Here are some of the questions the Denver media have not even attempted to probe: Why did the University of Colorado Arts and Sciences administration continue to promote and laud Churchill after the late-1990s publication of professor Thomas LaVelle's articles alleging extensive academic fraud and plagiarism on Churchill's part? Are there other academic frauds and plagiarists at CU whom the administration has...
  • AAR... Ward Churchill protest

    03/02/2005 12:15:34 PM PST · by Thunder90 · 30 replies · 3,156+ views
    We did it... We protested churchill. There was a collection of pro-Churchill moonbats that showed up, and we protested them as well.

    03/01/2005 8:27:33 PM PST · by AmericanMade1776 · 116 replies · 2,724+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | March 1,2005
    University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill makes a point during a lecture in Whitewater, Wisconsin March 1, 2005. Churchill spoke at UW Whitewater as part of Native Pride Week. REUTERS/Allen Fredrickson
  • Churchill's Champions

    02/28/2005 11:31:52 AM PST · by Pendragon_6 · 91 replies · 1,701+ views
    Front Page Magazine ^ | 2-28-2005 | Jacob Laksin
    "Who is defending Ward Churchill, may I ask?" That was the question posed by John Holbo, a philosophy professor and contributor to the leftwing academic blog Crooked Timber, when news broke that the University of Colorado was harboring a leftist extremist in its midst. The gist of Holbo’s question was that no respectable person on the Left could come to the defense of someone so demonstrably in leave of his senses as the former Weatherman accomplice, academic fraud, and faux-Indian. One can only hope that the professor’s academic acumen is better than his news judgment. In fact, no sooner had...
  • More trouble for Ward Churchill

    02/27/2005 7:37:24 AM PST · by alienken · 95 replies · 4,406+ views
    TROUBLE SPEAK Ward Churchill copied 'original' art piece Takes a swing at TV reporter who confronted him -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Posted: February 26, 2005 1:00 a.m. Eastern © 2005 Professor Ward Churchill Adding to a growing list of allegations, controversial University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill appears to have violated copyright law by claiming a reknowned artist's work as his own. Churchill, whose integrity has been challenged since news broke earlier last month of his paper blaming victims of 9-11 for the attacks, made an Indian-theme serigraph in 1981 called "Winter Attack" and printed 150 copies. But one of the buyers,...
  • Red-flagged career: Churchill's tenure at CU marked by warnings of trouble

    02/26/2005 5:08:38 AM PST · by billorites · 103 replies · 2,198+ views
    InsideDenver ^ | February 17, 2005 | Charley Brennan and Stuart Steers
    Like a high mountain road posted with danger signs, Ward Churchill's career has been marked by repeated warnings to University of Colorado officials that there could be serious trouble ahead. CU has been contacted a number of times over the past 20 years by prominent figures within the American Indian community who have raised questions about Churchill's truthfulness, his scholarship and his ethnicity. Churchill responded Wednesday night that CU had conducted thorough investigations of each complaint over the years. "I came out as clean as a hound's tooth," he said. David Bradley, a Santa Fe-area American Indian artist whose feud...
  • Churchill Art Piece Called Into Question

    02/24/2005 10:19:19 PM PST · by Fizzie · 642 replies · 68,209+ views
    News4 Colorado ^ | 2/24/05 | Raj Chohan
    Churchill Art Piece Called Into Question by CBS4 News reporter Raj Chohan Feb 24, 2005 8:03 pm US/Mountain BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) Boulder County resident Duke Prentup has been a fan of native American art for as long as he can remember. That love of art took him to the home of Ward Churchill in the early 1980's, where Prentup bought several pieces of Churchill's art, including a serigraph titled "Winter Attack." "I have enjoyed them ever since immensely, they're obviously up inside my house," Prentup said. Last month came a stunning revelation, though, as as Prentup flipped through a 1972...
  • Churchill misquoted in article on UH speech (did not acknowledge he's not an Indian)

    02/24/2005 10:33:12 AM PST · by freespirited · 21 replies · 667+ views
    The Honolulu Star-Bulletin, in an article yesterday, incorrectly quoted University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill as admitting that he was not American Indian. The story about Churchill's Tuesday night speech at the University of Hawaii-Manoa said the professor noted that his "white Republican" critics were asking, "Is he an Indian? Do we really care?" "Let's cut to the chase, I'm not," the quote in yesterday's paper continued. But a review of video and audio tapes of the speech shows that Churchill actually said: "Is he an Indian? "We really care. We're trying to protect the rights of Indians to divine...
  • Churchill rides again - ths time to Hawaii?

    02/23/2005 5:43:23 PM PST · by Just Kimberly · 10 replies · 650+ views
    Talking Points/Bill O'Reilly | 2-23-2005 | Just Kimberly
    I had no idea where to put this, so this is where it landed. I keep going with 'your opinion' until I got here. So, if it is in the wrong place, I apologize... What is up with this Ward Churchill guy and why hasn't someone REALLY SHUT HIM UP YET? I understand Freedom of Speech, but COME ON!! I was watching 'Talking Points' tonight with Bill O'Reilly, and he was speaking with Michael Faughnan, whose brother was killed in the 9/11 attacks ( which I know you all already know). What I want to know is why was he...
  • Churchill admits he is not an Indian.

    02/23/2005 12:49:23 PM PST · by Pikamax · 114 replies · 4,622+ views
    Star bulletin ^ | 02/23/05 | Craig Gima
    Churchill attacks essay’s critics University of Colorado president calls for calm By Craig Gima Ward Churchill, the outspoken Colorado professor who created a national uproar by comparing 9/11 victims to Nazis, told an overflow crowd at the University of Hawaii last night that he is the target of a right-wing strategy to attack academia. "I was targeted because they thought I would be an easy target," Churchill told the crowd of about 800. "That was a mistake. "It's not just an attempt to purge me," he said. "It's a purge of the academy." The crowd was mostly sympathetic to...
  • Churchill fatwah accuses CIA and FBI of terrorism and of being a secret police

    02/21/2005 10:58:56 AM PST · by Snapple · 26 replies · 1,707+ views
    Orlando Direct Action Homepage ^ | No date given | Ward Churchill
    Ward Hill as a member of the schismatic Boulder/Denver branch of AIM [American Indian Movement] as spent his whole life trashing the FBI and police. Here is what he said in his "Roosting Chickens" article. He is an anarchist who publishes his books through anarchist publishers. He wants to trash our law enforcement and intelligence organizations so that we will be destroyed. He doesn't want to make them better. He want the USA off the planet. He has often depicted the FBI and CIA as terrorist organizations.
  • 9/11 Professor Reportedly Trained Domestic Terrorists

    02/18/2005 10:32:00 PM PST · by TBP · 5 replies · 637+ views
    Freedom News ^ | February 11, 2005 | Tim Phares
    Ward Churchill, the University of Colorado professor caught up in the controversy about his remarks calling the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center "little Eichmanns," reportedly trained domestic terrorists, Fox News reported tonight, citing a Denver newspaper. The January 18, 1987 issue of the Denver Post reported that Professor Churchill taught the Weatherman, a violent, revolutionary radical group, how to make bombs and fire weapons. This revelation comes on the heels of the comments by a former student of Churchill's who was in his class on April 19, 1995, the day of the...
  • Churchill Landed Tenure Without Usual Review Process (& he doesn't have a doctorate)

    02/16/2005 11:02:25 PM PST · by FairOpinion · 94 replies · 2,324+ views
    DEnver's ABC News ^ | Feb. 16, 2005 | AP
    Prof. Considered An American Indian Expert Even Though He Does Not Have Doctorate A University of Colorado official urged a faculty appointment for controversial professor Ward Churchill despite questions about his academic credentials, according to college e-mails from more than a decade ago. Churchill landed a tenured faculty position less than a year later, bypassing the usual six-year academic review, according to correspondence between then-Vice Chancellor for Academic Services Kaye Howe and Dean of Arts and Sciences Charles Middleton. The documents released by CU do not explain why Churchill was able to avoid the normal process for getting tenure, which...
  • Operation Infinite Freep... Ward Churchill coming to UW-Whitewater on March 1st

    02/10/2005 1:55:38 PM PST · by Thunder90 · 48 replies · 2,727+ views
    Ward Churchill is the professor from Colorado University who called the dead in the World Trade Center "Nazis" and also said that the US deserved 9/11, and that we should have not fought back. Prof Churchill may get fired from the University of Colorado-Bolder He may appear on March 1st, time pending, if the administration approves of it.
  • ROOSTING CHICKENS -- Ward Churchill's Goose Is Cooked!

    02/15/2005 3:22:34 PM PST · by clintonbaiter · 53 replies · 2,797+ views
    ICONOCLAST ^ | By Lin Anderson
    The controversy actually erupted in late January when students at Hamilton College in -- of all places -- Clinton, New York, protested a scheduled appearance by Churchill based upon assertions he had made in an essay entitled "Some People Push Back: On the Justice of Roosting Chickens." "As for those in the World Trade Center," Churchill wrote, "well, really, let's get a grip here, shall we? True enough, they were civilians of a sort. But innocent? Gimme a break." Leaving aside for the moment the burning question of whether "gimme a break" is proper professorial nomenclature, Churchill continued blithely smearing...
  • On the Injustice of Getting Smeared A Campaign of Fabrications and Gross Distortions

    02/13/2005 10:04:51 PM PST · by The Loan Arranger · 11 replies · 572+ views
    Native Nations Network ^ | February 3, 2005 | WARD CHURCHILL
    In the last few days there has been widespread and grossly inaccurate media coverage concerning my analysis of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, coverage that has resulted in defamation of my character and threats against my life. What I actually said has been lost, indeed turned into the opposite of itself, and I hope the following facts will be reported at least to the same extent that the fabrications have been. The piece circulating on the internet was developed into a book, On the Justice of Roosting Chickens. Most of the book...