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Clemson University doesn’t care about Black students. It doesn’t seem to care much for any of its students who represent diverse communities on campus. I’d go even further and say the ...
by AyDeeTheGreat
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Dec 07, 2014 at 01:03 AM PST with 44 Recommends
The local television news uttered a foreboding refrain. "When we return, some sad news about a local college football player." At 13, I hadn't experienced much loss. All of my heroes were ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 05:01 PM PST with 54 Recommends
Let me start here: David Woodard, Clemson professor of political science, should be fired tomorrow. Clemson University, a place that honors segregationist Strom Thurmond, murderous lyncher Ben ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 132 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 10:11 PM PDT with 329 Recommends
When people ask me why I love sports, and more importantly, why sports matter, I invariably tell them it's because some stars have the ability to transcend their on-field talent, leaving ripples ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 09:50 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
This week, I received an email from my alma mater, asking me to attend a dinner honoring the 50th anniversary of the university's integration. In 1963, Clemson opened its doors to Harvey Gantt, an ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 10:09 PM PST with 25 Recommends
As many of you know, I wrote a diary on Saturday about a disgusting display by a large portion of the fans at Clemson's Memorial Stadium during what was supposed to be Military Appreciation Day. For ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 10:00 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
I need to take a moment to write a column that's not easy to write. It is difficult for two reasons. First, Clemson University is my alma mater. It's the place where my mother went to college and ...
by Grizzard
Comment Count 289 comments on Sat Oct 20, 2012 at 05:26 PM PDT with 484 Recommends
The disturbing news that Florida State University sold out its faculty spots to the right-wing Koch ...
by JohnKWilson
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 14, 2011 at 06:57 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
For a number of reasons (trying to exemplify "open minded" to my students, wearing my "ONE" t-shirt, and wondering what the hell the attraction is) I went to the Huckabee rally today at Clemson. ...
by Teddifish
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Jan 17, 2008 at 05:41 PM PST with 24 Recommends
I had the chance to see John Edwards "up close and personal" when he held a small rally at the University where I work today. Turnout was quite respectable, especially for a university as solidly ...
by Teddifish
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Jan 09, 2008 at 06:59 PM PST with 18 Recommends
by Ugluks Flea
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Jul 23, 2006 at 06:56 AM PDT with 1 Recommend