150 Faculty members at Chapman University in Orange, California, are calling on the school to fire a professor who spoke at the “Save America March” at the White House in Washington, DC.
Chapman University is facing calls to fire law professor John Eastman after he spoke on stage at the White House alongside Rudy Giuliani last week.
“Eastman spouted lies about ‘secret folders’ to fire up an angry crowd and stood next to Rudy Giuliani who called for ‘trial by combat,’” read a letter signed by over 150 Chapman faculty members calling on the school to fire Eastman.
“These conspiratorial claims of a stolen election were the basis of the insurrection,” the faculty members added.
The letter went on to claim that while “free speech is sacred,” professor Eastman has “abused” it.
“Free speech is sacred, and tenured academics like Eastman have the privilege of speaking their mind without fear of repercussion. But