Tenure: The status of holding one's position on a permanent basis without periodic contract renewals: a teacher granted tenure on a faculty....
...in other words...liberals guaranteeing other liberals that they have job security...FOREVER
Noam Chomsky has pronounced academic fraud Ward Churchill a professor whose work is "of high scholarly quality." Well why wouldn't he, since Churchill's views of America -- genocidal, worse than Hitler Germany, deserving of everything it got on 9/11, are plagiarized from Chomsky himself:
"I've read a fair amount of his work, and a lot of it is excellent, penetrating and of high scholarly quality," said Noam Chomsky, linguistics professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an anti-war activist. -- Denver Post, 2/9/05