Tuesday, February 22, 2005

 

Ward Churchill is coming here

The controversial Colorado Professor Ward Churchill will be giving a talk at the UH Manoa Art Auditorium tomorrow night at 7 PM. Several UH Professors are aggressively fundraising for his visit and supporting his arguments. Not all Professors are happy about Churchill's visit and according to UH Political Science Professor Kate Zhou, she felt that there are much more respected and deserving individuals who can share their valuable experiences with the students are being ignored. I agree and while I understand that the freedom of speech is protected, an invitation to a person like Churchill with an ignorant message that can be misleading and offensive to others should be questionable. Read a related story Here

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