Home / calhoun

NFL stars and alums call on Clemson University to sever all ties with John C. Calhoun

Deshaun Watson, DeAndre Hopkins and thousands of others have called on Clemson University to rename some of its facilities, notably the Honors College program, that bear the name of slaveholder John C. Calhoun. Clemson University was built on the plantation of former Vice President Calhoun. Known for defending slavery and owning about¬†80 slaves himself, Calhoun […]