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Clemson Administration Adds Doublespeak to Censorship – Publius

Clemson Administration Adds Doublespeak to Censorship – Publius

August 31, 2016 at 6:22 am 8,224 comments

A recent email from Clemson Administration had the subject line “Issue in the News.”  We at the Tiger Town Observer believe it is crucial for the student body to critically examine the content of this email message, its contradictions, and its claims. The university claims to hold fast to Robby’sRead More

Clemson Administration Returns to Decade-old, Restrictive Speech Policy – Alexander Cullen

Clemson Administration Returns to Decade-old, Restrictive Speech Policy – Alexander Cullen

August 29, 2016 at 2:23 am 794 comments

On Thursday afternoon, August 25th, Robby was relaxing in a chair in Trustee Park on campus with a sign reading “Prayer” resting next to him. Most weekend nights, the evangelist can be found downtown, praying with those who approach him, but on this afternoon he decided to do his workRead More

F.I.R.E and the Future of Campus Free Speech -Clay Warnke

F.I.R.E and the Future of Campus Free Speech -Clay Warnke

August 22, 2016 at 12:08 am 1,862 comments

As Americans we take for granted this idea of “freedom”, however, “taking for granted” is one freedom we don’t have if we are in fact to remain free. This is made abundantly clear in the words of Thomas Jefferson, “Eternal vigilance is the price of Liberty.” Vigilance, according to Merriam-WebsterRead More

The Madness of Mizzou -William Turton

The Madness of Mizzou -William Turton

March 21, 2016 at 6:34 pm 1,341 comments

2015 will be remembered as the year that America’s college campuses went up in flames. In the past year, radical protest groups took offense at everything real or imagined and began spreading chaos across campuses from coast to coast. Political correctness ran the show, and each day seemed to bringRead More

The Saddest Spring -Publius

The Saddest Spring -Publius

March 21, 2016 at 6:32 pm 2,346 comments

In the first month of 2016, it looks like the Clemson administration is laying a new foundation for the next year by throwing away your money. The approach involves a de-emphasis on the education of undergraduates with larger classes and the admission of more candidates – and a corresponding riseRead More

Privilege, Agency, and the Paradox of Feminism  -Kyra Palage

Privilege, Agency, and the Paradox of Feminism -Kyra Palage

March 21, 2016 at 6:31 pm 1,816 comments

In the fall of 2014, a video produced by the activist t-shirt company FCKH8 went viral, featuring young girls in princess outfits using all manner of swear words “for a good cause”: promoting feminism. The video, which generated a firestorm of controversy, was aptly titled “F-Bombs for Feminism.” It’s difficultRead More

Political Correctness and Common Decency -Tyler Smith

Political Correctness and Common Decency -Tyler Smith

March 21, 2016 at 6:30 pm 577 comments

The current Presidential election campaign has shined a spotlight on the rise of “political correctness.” The emergence of the PC-movement has been most apparent in some of America’s finest colleges and universities. In 2013 the University of California made a bold move by publishing a speech guide outlining certain phrasesRead More

Hillary Clinton: A Feminist’s Worst Nightmare -Zach Talley

Hillary Clinton: A Feminist’s Worst Nightmare -Zach Talley

March 21, 2016 at 6:24 pm 905 comments

If you are a proud feminist, specifically on a college campus and you’re considering supporting Hillary Clinton- stop… just stop. If you claim (as most students do) to love authenticity and empathy from your candidates then you cannot support Hillary Clinton. You cannot keep claim any ounce of authenticity ifRead More