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University of Colorado Ethnic Studies professor Ward Churchill deserves to be excoriated and shunned. Churchill, as widely reported, likened Americans killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11 to "little Eichmanns." At the same time he celebrated the "gallant sacrifice" of those terrorist "combat teams" who had annihilated them. Elsewhere, Churchill declared that the United States should be put "out of existence"; "it may be," he also stated, "that more 9/11's are necessary." Both public officials and private citizens should exercise their right to free expression by scathingly criticizing such odious speech... Download file "Prevention 101"