At its 20th anniversary dinner, Accuracy in Academia will make its first annual presentation of its Little Churchill awards, named after Ward not Winston, for dubious academic achievement.
Americans were understandably upset to learn that University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill compared the victims who died in the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center to “Little Eichmans,” likening them to the infamous Nazi war criminal. These same Americans should know that there are a platoon of “Little Churchills” in colleges and universities throughout the United States.
We have found professors who offer novel reasons to blame America and Israel for terrorist acts committed against those two countries.
In Resurrecting Empire, the director of Columbia University’s Middle East Institute weighs in on the situation in Iraq.