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Bolton: South Carolina's Ongoing, Sometimes Raging Conversation On Race http://www.thestate.com/2015/02/26/4012783_bolton-south-carolinas-ongoing.html?rh=1 Bolton: South Carolina's ongoing, sometimes raging conversation on racewww.thestate.comSOUTH CAROLINA’S discussion about race rages on — whether we want to have it or not.

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Racism, Race Relations and the Clemson Landscape Racism, Race Relations and the Clemson Landscape This is a list of items culled from posts by See the Stripes, A.D. Carson, Chenjerai Kumanyika and others who's names will be added as this list grows. Rather than being another space for debate, this

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Why Names Matter: The Fight At Clemson Over Iconic Building Named After Racist Governor http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2015/02/26/why-names-matter-the-fight-at-clemson-over-iconic-university-building-named-after-racist-governor/ Why names matter: The fight at Clemson over iconic university building named after racist governorwww.washingtonpost.comStudents and professors want it changed but school governors don't.

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A White Supremacist's Legacy Looms Over Schools In South Carolina A White Supremacist's Legacy Looms Over Schools In South Carolinawww.npr.orgBenjamin Tillman was a senator from South Carolina in the 1890s and one of Clemson University's founders. He also happened to be a raging, notorious white supremacist.

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Southern Universities Still Wrestling With Racist Pasts http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2015-02-20/southern-universities-still-wrestling-with-racist-pasts Southern Universities Still Wrestling With Racist Pastswww.bloomberg.comStudents and faculty are pushing to rename campus buildings that memorialize segregationists and klansmen.

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Segregationist governor's name to be removed from East Carolina dorm Segregationist governor's name to be removed from East Carolina dormwww.greenvilleonline.comThe name of former North Carolina Gov. Charles B. Aycock, who advocated for segregated public education while espousing white supremacy, will be removed from a residence hall at East Carolina University, the sc

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Editorial: Debate of name on Tillman Hall isn’t over Editorial: Debate of name on Tillman Hall isn’t overwww.greenvilleonline.comDiscussions about the South’s history can be painful but can bring more understanding.

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8PM TONIGHT: "The Clemson University Muslim Student Association (MSA) would like to invite the Clemson community to a vigil of remembrance for the recent victims at UNC Chapel Hill. We are putting together this vigil to honor the lives of Deah Barakat, Yusur Muhammad Abu-Salha, and Razan Muhammad Abu-Salha matter because they are human lives,   Read More …

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