LETHBRIDGE, ALTA.—A professor accused of espousing anti-Semitic views is retiring from the College of Lethbridge in southern Alberta.
In a quick assertion, the college says Anthony Corridor can be retiring within the fall and won’t be instructing any courses through the 2018 educational semester.
Corridor was suspended with out pay in October 2016 following feedback he made in on-line articles and movies suggesting that Israeli and U.S. Jews staged the 9/11 assaults and that the occasions of the Holocaust ought to be up for debate.
Corridor, a tenured professor who has taught Native American research, liberal schooling and globalization over his 26 years on the college, was reinstated final November, however officers didn’t say why.
At one level the college filed a grievance towards Corridor with the Alberta Human Rights Fee.
Michael Mostyn, CEO of B’nai Brith Canada, applauded information of Corridor’s departure.
“This can be a monumental and precedent-setting victory for human rights in Canada,” Mostyn mentioned Wednesday in a launch.
“College students shouldn’t be subjected to Corridor’s model of hatred and xenophobia, which clearly don’t have any place in an instructional setting.”