Clemson prof: ‘All Republicans are racist scum’

Clemson prof: ‘All Republicans are racist scum’
Bart Knijnenburg (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – Does that include the ones who didn’t vote for Donald Trump? How about black Republicans?]

One Clemson University professor is labeling all Donald Trump supporters and Republicans as “racist scum.”

“All trump supporters, nay, all Republicans, are racist scum,” Assistant Professor of Human-Centered Computing Bart Knijnenburg wrote in a recent Facebook post.

“I’ve always looked up to you, as my 1st yr mentor but…it saddens me a bit to see this coming from you.”   

“All republicans? Yes,” he confirmed in the comments section. “Your complacency made this happen. Pick a side: denounce your affiliation, or admit you’re a racist.”

Some individuals questioned the broad accusation, one of whom chided Knijnenburg that “We must be careful not to generalize as this is arguably the root cause of the extreme right’s existence,” adding, “I’ve always looked up to you, as my 1st yr mentor but also for passing on the idea to study abroad. But it saddens me a bit to see this coming from you.”

“You should come live in the south for a while. It’s exhausting,” Knijnenburg replied.

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