University of Delaware Professor Katherine Dettwyler wrote on her Facebook page and in the comments section of a National Review article on the left's reaction to Warmbier's death. "I see him crying at his sentencing hearing and think 'What did you expect?'"
Warmbier's death early last week drew condemnations, including from U.S. President Donald Trump, who described the 22-year-old OH native's passing away as a "disgrace".
True, North Korea is not exactly a popular destination for USA tourists.
North Korea denies any mistreatment. He was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for trying to steal an item bearing a propaganda slogan from his hotel, North Korea state media said.
"Although we had no reason at all to show mercy to such a criminal of the enemy state, we provided him with medical treatment and care with all sincerity on a humanitarian basis until his return to the USA, considering that his health got worse", the Korean Central News Agency said Friday.
When NBC News reached out for comment, Dettwyler cited concerns for her and her family's safety and declined to address the controversy.
Nintendo Updates 'Arms' With LAN Play, Arena Mode
Fixed an issue where Barq (of Byte & Barq) does a big warp when riding the snakeboard and finishing a special move rush. Up to 4 players can be in the arena, and players not now fighting watch as spectators.
"It's her opinion or no opinion", one former student wrote, "and she won't be afraid to express it even if it may offend half the class". "And of course, it's Ottos' parents who will pay the price for the rest of their lives." she said.
The university had issued a June 23 statement disavowing Dettwyler's comments about Warmbier, saying they "do not reflect the values or position of the University of Delaware".
The ex-professor also reportedly indicated that the sympathy aimed at Warmbier would be better suited for people living in North Korea under leader Kim Jong-un who are "not USA citizens". "The University of DE is committed to providing our students, and our community, with an inclusive and supportive atmosphere characterized by respect and civility".
Four days after Dettwyler's post, the University of Virginia released a statement saying that she "will not be rehired to teach at the University in the future".
The comments were shared thousands of times on social media, with some parents stating they would refuse to send their children to the University of DE in protest.
Katherine Dettwyler, 62, said Warmbier "got exactly what he deserved". While his family asserts the boy "brutalized" by the "pariah" regime, doctors have found no signs of physical trauma, nor have they found evidence to support North Korea's claims that he developed a rare form of food poisoning.
But she also doubled down on her remarks about spoiled students, writing that they "think nothing of raping drunk girls at frat parties and snorting cocaine, cheating on exams and threatening professors with physical violence".
Its ally Turkey joined in, with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan saying on Sunday that the ultimatum was "against worldwide law". On the other hand, if Iran and Turkey are drawn into the mix, West Asia could become more unstable.
The five-page contract is the Yankees' copy that Barry Halper once purchased from former owner Jacob Ruppert's estate. The 1927 World Series ring started with a $100,000 opening bid, and, as of this writing, the high bid is $611,590 .
The increase couldn't come at a better time, since a $472 million renovation is in the works at Buckingham Palace. The excess was placed in the "Sovereign Grant Reserve", a fancy name for the royal rainy-day fund.
In April, we noted that the issue was whether Missouri can discriminate against religious institutions in public aid programs. The implications of the case are unclear, and it will require future decisions to fully appreciate the impact of the ruling.
The UNHCR found that the number of forcibly displaced people has risen from 33.9 million in 1997 to 65.6 million in 2016. Syria is still the world's largest producer of refugees with an estimated 5. 5 million living in Turkey and elsewhere.
I want to mess with Modern Warfare - particularly the campaign, which I haven't played in years - but not for $40. The seasonal Days of Summer event has arrived for Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered .
Moller-Maersk, a massive Danish shipping company, told the Associated Press after the firm was hit by the malicious software. EVRAZ: Russian steelmaker Evraz said its information systems had been hit by a cyber attack but its output was not affected.
Now wouldn't seem an ideal time to go sightseeing in Russian Federation if you're an expressly political public figure. A white male host does some monologue jokes, then sits behind a desk to interview celebrities.
Love, 28, averaged 19 points, 11.1 rebounds and 1.9 assists over 60 games with the Cavs last season, his third with the club. But what Boston can offer the Pacers is young players paired with future draft picks which is something IN desperately needs.
Actor Alec Baldwin impersonates Donald Trump during a "We Stand United" anti-Trump rally on January 19, 2017 in New York City. That's what happens when you've become a caricature of yourself and are perceived as a worldwide joke.
I expect our negotiators to obtain the best deal they can for the United Kingdom , this will mean some give and take on both sides.
Keeping CEO job was 1 fight too many for Uber's Kalanick
As of today, Travis Kalanick's unfettered reign at the $70 billion Ayn Rand-themed auto service that lives on your phone is over. Attorney General Eric Holder , saying it would reduce Kalanick's role and improve the complaint process for workers.
Next season's Premier League fixtures have been released
Champions Chelsea will open the defence of their league title at home when they host Burnley on the first day of the new season. The fixture will conclude West Ham's preseason games and see Pablo Zabaleta given the opportunity to face his former side.
Shastri to apply for India coach
One official said that the CAC had backed Kumble's extension without interviewing any of the candidates who had applied so far. Shastri and Ganguly then went on to trade several blows in full public view, accusing each other of lacking professionalism.
Grocery store stocks plummet after Amazon-Whole Foods deal
The other sections, not to demarcate them, are most likely pissed for not having access to the organic and natural products. Amazon said that it won't change the Whole Foods Market brand and stores will continue to operate under the same brand name.
Trial date set for California suit against Cosby
Last week , a spokesperson said Cosby would be touring the nation, lecturing people and "married men" about sex crime accusations. The comedian and actor once known as "America's Dad" for his TV role on "The Cosby Show" as paternal Dr.
Jordan Spieth Holes Bunker Shot To Win Travelers Playoff
The 10th win put him in an elite class with Tiger Woods as the second youngest player to win ten tournaments before turning 24. On the first playoff hole, Spieth holed the bunker shot from the sand trap, winning Sunday's event in dramatic fashion.
Could there be a bidding war for Whole Foods?
Mackey, after the two companies had started talking about a potential deal, according to people familiar with the matter. What makes Amazon such a threatening foe for other retailers is the company's history of making things more efficient.
Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes
It was a great Test match. "I wouldn't expect it to be a topic of conversation with the officials because it wasn't at the game". Asked if he had ever seen that behaviour between opponents, Borthwick said: "I've certainly never experienced that, no".
Brexit 'won't break up the families of EU nationals'
Significantly, after Brexit, EU citizens will no longer be able to freely bring their non-EU spouses to Britain. May's plans were widely criticized by fellow European leaders after her presentation in Brussels last week.
Bruno Mars kicks off BET Awards
R&B girl group Xscape reunited on the BET Award stage for a performance that won over the audience nostalgic for '90s R&B. Mars and Beyonce will also compete for album of the year , video director of the year and the viewer's choice award .