Politics

Clemson’s College of Science Considered Racial Quotas Future Hiring -Zachary Faria

Clemson’s College of Science Considered Racial Quotas Future Hiring -Zachary Faria

June 17, 2018 at 9:04 pm 0 comments

A document leaked on May 25th showed that Clemson’s College of Science was considering mandated racial quotas in its future hiring processes. The document, acquired by FITSNews, mandates that 1/3 of tenured positions in the College of Science be filled with underrepresented minorities (URMs). The document also mandates that URMsRead More

Hosting Colonel Allen B West -Alexander Cullen

Hosting Colonel Allen B West -Alexander Cullen

April 13, 2018 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

  Clemson Young American’s for Freedom (YAF), in partnership with the Young America’s Foundation and the Tiger Town Observer, hosted Lieutenant Colonel Allan B. West at the Class of 1944 Visitors Center on April 10th at 6pm. LTC. West served as an officer in both Operation Desert Shield and OperationRead More

Doe V. Clemson University -Zachary Faria

Doe V. Clemson University -Zachary Faria

April 6, 2018 at 7:47 pm 0 comments

Clemson University will be settling a federal lawsuit from June of 2016 filed by a student who was suspended for a sexual encounter he claimed was consensual, according to the Anderson Independent Mail. The student, who is identified as John Doe in court documents, was suspended for six months andRead More

In Defense of Gun Rights -Aubrey Steele

In Defense of Gun Rights -Aubrey Steele

April 2, 2018 at 7:44 pm 0 comments

Most people are under the misconception that our 1st amendment rights of free speech, religion, and the right to express ourselves are protected exclusively by the constitution. While it is true that these things are provided for by the Constitution, they are ultimately guaranteed by the 2nd amendment. The basicRead More

Op-Ed: Executive Session, CUSG’s Bromide -Zachary Faria

Op-Ed: Executive Session, CUSG’s Bromide -Zachary Faria

March 30, 2018 at 6:23 pm 0 comments

With the start of the new CUSG term comes the return of the magic word “transparency”. Yet it appears that executive session will once again be the elephant in the CUSG Senate chamber that no one wishes to address. When asked, Senate President Christian Jones described executive session as aRead More

Clemson YAF’s “Cemetery of the Innocents” Vandalized -Joseph Lord

Clemson YAF’s “Cemetery of the Innocents” Vandalized -Joseph Lord

March 26, 2018 at 3:55 pm 0 comments

Two decades into the 21st century we have yet to move past petty political vandalism. This was demonstrated clearly Wednesday morning when a yet­ undiscovered political malcontent took it upon himself to destroy Young Americans for Freedom’s “Cemetery of the Innocents.” The Cemetery is part of an ongoing campaign byRead More

Police Charge Clemson Student For Filing False Report -Stone Washington

Police Charge Clemson Student For Filing False Report -Stone Washington

March 13, 2018 at 12:34 am 0 comments

Following the recent eruption of sexual assault at Clemson University’s Delta Chi fraternity, the accuser of the sexual assault has bee charged with fabricating a false claim of harassment, a felony crime. This comes as local South Carolina news outlets, such as WYFF, suggested that 18 year-old Sarah Katherine CampbellRead More

“Soldiers of Odin” Flyers Found On Campus -Joe Moffett

“Soldiers of Odin” Flyers Found On Campus -Joe Moffett

March 12, 2018 at 6:36 pm 0 comments

On March 8, 2018, flyers promoting Soldiers of Odin were discovered outside Hardin Hall on Clemson’s campus. The Soldiers of Odin (SOO) is a White nationalist, anti-immigrant street gang that originated in Finland in October 2015. SOO was founded in response to the Refugee crisis of the past several years.Read More

Op-Ed: The CUSG Referendum to Fix Impeachment -Miller Hoffman

Op-Ed: The CUSG Referendum to Fix Impeachment -Miller Hoffman

March 7, 2018 at 1:13 am 0 comments

In the fall of 2017, Articles of Impeachment were introduced against Student Body Vice President Jaren Stewart, after allegations of severe misconduct during Stewart’s time as a Residential Assistant surfaced. Student Undergraduate Senate held a thirteen hour trial to remove Stewart from his current position and fell two votes shortRead More

CUSG: Primary Elections Results -Zachary Faria

CUSG: Primary Elections Results -Zachary Faria

March 5, 2018 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

The CUSG presidential election is set, as Mason Foley and Logan Young will face off against Carey Turner and Connor McCormick. The primary results were incredibly competitive. Mason and Logan came out ahead with 2,078 votes (37.76%). Carey and Connor received 1,723 votes (31.31%), while Mikey Summers and Shreya ShankarRead More