CA: Prof probed after e-mail comparin...

CA: Prof probed after e-mail comparing Israelis to Nazis

There are 1 comment on the Rational Review story from May 4, 2009, titled CA: Prof probed after e-mail comparing Israelis to Nazis. In it, Rational Review reports that:

"A sociology professor at the University of California Santa Barbara is in the center of a heated debate about academic freedom after he sent an e-mail comparing 'parallel images of Nazis and Israelis' to 80 of his students in January.

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Lakeland, FL

#1 May 5, 2009
In all fairness to the professor and citing the same freedoms of speech I believe the professor is a bigoted anti Jew that is using his position to further his venomous rhetoric and have it be justified and legitimized under the authoritarian guise of his position. It is one thing to take a position that the Israelis are tough on the Palestinians. Quite another to compare it to the genocide of all Jewry. All professors are able and have the right to teach lies. The universities also have the right to censor and eventually fire the professor that is doing so.

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