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Ward Churchill

What Do Cliven Bundy, Phil Robertson and Ted Nugent Have in Commmon?

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

It is impossible to disconnect the "states' rights," anti-government foundations of conservatism from the racism that hides beneath it, exposed nakedly every so often by the Cliven Bundys of the world.

The History of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the F.B.I.

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I bet if you made these sorts of statements to the average American-on-the-street in 1964, they would have wholeheartedly agreed. Because the public simply had no idea of what was going on, back then. Those of us who know our history, however, just don't have that excuse today.

Ward Churchill's Appeal To Reclaim CU Job Rejected By High Court

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 04.01.2013 | Denver

Former University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill will not be teaching again at CU-Boulder anytime soon. The Associated Press reports that the...

Prof Who Compared 9/11 Victims To Nazis Is Shut Out

AP | Posted 04.01.2013 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from former University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill in his effort to reclaim his job. ...

Churchill Loses Appeal To Win Back His Job At CU-Boulder

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.10.2012 | Denver

On Monday, the Colorado Supreme Court upheld a lower court decision against former University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill who had filed an ap...

Ward Churchill in the Journal of Academic Freedom

David Moshman | Posted 08.14.2012 | College
David Moshman

Churchill was fired in 2007 and brought a First Amendment lawsuit that remains in progress. Because his case raises crucial issues of academic freedom, it is important that the conclusions of the Colorado AAUP report be widely disseminated.

Churchill Fights To Get His Job Back In CO Supreme Court Today

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 06.07.2012 | Denver

Former University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill may have been fired five years ago, but he's not done fighting to get his job back. The Col...

Prof. Rights Group Slams CU Boulder Over Firings

The Huffington Post | By Matt Ferner | Posted 06.07.2012 | Denver

The Colorado Conference of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), a university professors' rights organization, released a report l...

A Second Chance: Churchill’s Appeal To Be Heard

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.31.2011 | Denver

Former University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill will got a new chance to fight for his old job at CU Boulder on Tuesday when the Colorado Supre...

Church Venue Denies Churchill

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 07.23.2011 | Denver

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Grand Valley church changed its mind on granting access to former CU professor Ward Churchill for a speech ...

HE'S BACK

The Huffington Post/AP | Andrea Rael | Posted 07.17.2011 | Denver

The controversial former ethnic studies professor from CU-Boulder Ward Churchill is scheduled to give a speech in Grand Junction over the Memorial Day...

Ward Churchill Wants His Job Back

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A former University of Colorado professor who compared some Sept. 11 victims to a Nazi is asking the Colorado Court of Appeals to give ...

The Poetic Injustice of Ward Churchill

Jessica Peck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jessica Peck

While I rooted for CU during the lengthy trial, I now find myself more concerned about something much more important than one crappy professor's civil rights.

Ward Churchill Loses Job Appeal

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

DENVER — A former University of Colorado professor who compared some Sept. 11 victims to a Nazi has lost an appeal challenging his firing. The ...

Ward Churchill Loses Appeal For Reinstatement

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The Colorado Court of Appeals has unanimously confirmed a decision denying Ward Churchill's effort to get his job back at the University of Colorado. ...

Douglas Bruce Hires Lawyer David Lane

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Anti-tax activist Douglas Bruce has hired noted Denver lawyer David Lane to represent him in a contempt-of-court case. Bruce, who has represented h...

Denver Radio Host Mike Rosen Pushes for Terrorist Attack on Islamic Center Built in Lower Manhattan

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
David Sirota

During a question about whether an Islamic Center should be allowed to be built in Lower Manhattan, Rosen said that if one is built, he supports terrorists blowing it up.

PHOTOS: Where Does Tim Tebow's Haircut Rank With The Iconic Colo. Hairdos Of All Time

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Tim Tebow's 'Friar' Haircut made national headlines this weekend by virtue of the Broncos' rookie's intrinsic celebrity, which seems to turn everythin...

Anti-Ward Churchill Talk Show Hosts Disagree on McInnis

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It seems like an age has gone by since the Denver media, gamely led by the bygone Rocky Mountain News, was in full-bore media frenzy over a CU professor named Ward Churchill.

A Colorado Decade In Retrospect: The Biggest Stories And Trends Of The 00's

Craig Alan Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Craig Alan Silverman

So much of America's best and worst happen here in the Centennial State.

Lawyer Threatens To SUE University Of Wyoming For Canceling William Ayers Speech

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

LARAMIE, Wyo. — A Denver lawyer says he'll sue the University of Wyoming unless it lets former 1960s radical William Ayers speak on campus. Dav...

The Best Colorado Scandals Of The Decade (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado has been the scene of some of the country's biggest scandals over the last ten years. From an arch-conservative pastor busted for soliciting...

Ward Churchill Asked To Pay $52,000 For Legal Fees

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BOULDER, Colo. — The University of Colorado is seeking to recover funds it spent fighting a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by a professor wh...

Ethics in Government: LOL

Chip Berlet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chip Berlet

==Panel: Conference on World Affairs in Boulder== "Ethics in Government: LOL" I have a lawyer friend with a consulting business teaching government ...

Ward Churchill VERDICT: Jury Overturns School Decision!

Los Angeles Times | Jon Healey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Most Americans understand that protecting free speech means defending not only those who speak truth to power but those who hate us, scare us, revolt ...