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The Choice to Host Milo Yiannopoulos – WeRoar

The Choice to Host Milo Yiannopoulos – WeRoar

October 4, 2016 at 1:05 am 3,507 comments

Breitbart’s infamous Milo Yiannopoulos, a house hold name in campus activism, will be speaking on Clemson’s campus on October the 18th. The responses from the community at large have been polar; ranging from eager anticipation to announcements by some that they will be forced to go through disenrollment in orderRead More

Clemson Housing Bans “Harambe references” Citing Rape Culture, Racism

Clemson Housing Bans “Harambe references” Citing Rape Culture, Racism

September 26, 2016 at 3:07 pm 1,797 comments

Just when you thought college campuses couldn’t get any crazier or that Harambe’s legacy couldn’t get more strange, Clemson bureaucrats have entered the Twilight Zone. A Clemson Housing Representative is now telling freshman to take down all “Harambe references.” Apparently it adds to Clemson’s notorious “rape culture” and is aRead More

We See You, See The Stripes – Mitchell Gunter

We See You, See The Stripes – Mitchell Gunter

September 21, 2016 at 2:24 pm 2,933 comments

My recent letter to Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika elicited a passionate response from the regressive left at Clemson, and some comments were more intriguing than others. “See The Stripes,” an unofficial group operating at Clemson, shared a Facebook status labelling my supporters as “generally trash individuals.” This statement immediately brought toRead More

We Won’t Take Your Class: An Open Letter to Chenjerai Kumanyika

We Won’t Take Your Class: An Open Letter to Chenjerai Kumanyika

September 15, 2016 at 2:13 pm 6,913 comments

Dear Chenjerai Kumanyika, I was troubled by the condescending tone of your letter to Coach Dabo Swinney, so I felt it was only fair to respond in kind, although I don’t think I can live up to your expectations. I’m a student at Clemson. We met briefly at the SikesRead More

Clemson Administration Adds Doublespeak to Censorship – Publius

Clemson Administration Adds Doublespeak to Censorship – Publius

August 31, 2016 at 6:22 am 8,239 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 1,872 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 1,352 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 2,350 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 1,897 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