Shows featuring Ward Churchill

  • Professor Ward Churchill Vows to Sue University of Colorado over Controversial Firing Churchillw
    The Board of Regents of the University of Colorado in Boulder voted 8 to 1 Tuesday evening to fire tenured professor of ethnic studies Ward Churchill on charges of research misconduct. But Churchill maintains that the allegations were a pretext to remove him for his controversial political views. One day after his firing, Churchill calls the charges a sham and vows a suit against the school. [includes...
    July 25, 2007 | Story
  • A History of "Intelligence" and Security Culture From Ward Churchill, co-Author of "The COINTELPRO Papers"
    With great fanfare, the Bush administration has pledged to fortify the nation’s "anti-terrorism" protections by spending hundreds of millions of dollars on new computer systems to keep tabs on foreign students and visitors. The nation’s approximately 600,000 foreign students have come under particular scrutiny since the September 11 attacks.
    February 28, 2002 | Story
  • BIO - PIRACY
    A discussion on the Human Genome Diversity Project. We listen to an excerpt from the "Gene Hunters", and follow scientists in Colombia searching for human genetic material. They are looking to build up a gene bank, and are in the back woods of Colombia looking for indigenous people who are genetically unique. They meet some resistance from those indigenous people they meet. The scientists...
    May 30, 1997 | Story