The Ward Churchill affair continues unabated. A few days after warning about McCarthyism,
The investigation into Churchill is itself illegitimate because there is no allegation of wrongdoing committed by Churchill, just a desperate fishing expedition looking for any reason to fire him because of his controversial essay.
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