Statement by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory addressing remarks by Dr. James D. Watson in “American Masters: Decoding Watson”
CSHL issues statement rejecting Watson's comments on ethnicity and genetics, revokes his titles of Chancellor Emeritus, Grace Professor Emeritus, and Honorary Trustee.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory “unequivocally rejects the unsubstantiated and reckless personal opinions Dr. James D. Watson expressed on the subject of ethnicity and genetics”
Helluva statement by on James Watson, with whom they are severing ties.
And for those keeping score at home, here's 's official statement on the James Watson matter. Revokes his honorary titles of Chancellor Emeritus, Oliver R. Grace Professor Emeritus, and Honorary Trustee.
After race-DNA remarks in PBS documentary, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory revokes DNA structure co-discoverer James Watson remaining titles: Chancellor Emeritus, Oliver R. Grace Professor Emeritus, and Honorary Trustee.
I applaud the faculty and administration for this. This was the morally courageous thing to do, but not easy.
Feel glad and relieved to see this much-needed statement by CSHL
Unequivocal response by on JW's recent statements. I hope that the portrait at Grace Auditorium and his name from the School of Biological Sciences go away too
CSHL has revoked honorary titles from Watson and calls his views reprehensible. Thank you, .
Thanks for condeming the misuse of science to justify predjudice.
CSHL issues statement rejecting Watson's comments on ethnicity and genetics, revokes his titles of Chancellor Emeritus, Grace Professor Emeritus, and Honorary Trustee
Cold Spring Harbor laboratory distances from Jim Watson and his racist and misogynistic views.
Cold Spring Harbor laboratory distances from Jim Watson and his racist and misogynistic views.
congats to cshl for doing the right thing
I guess next time they toast him they'll first confiscate everyone's phone.
THIS: "Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory unequivocally rejects the unsubstantiated & reckless personal opinions Dr. James D. Watson expressed on ethnicity & genetics...statements are reprehensible, unsupportd by science & in no way represent the views of CSHL"