Tomi Lahren to speak at Clemson this week

Tomi Lahren to speak at Clemson this week
Tomi Lahren seen at Politicon 2016 at The Pasadena Convention Center on Saturday, June 25, 2016, in Pasadena, CA. (Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision/AP) (Source: Colin Young-Wolff)

CLEMSON, S.C. (WYFF) - Conservative political commentator Tomi Lahren is set to speak at Clemson University on Thursday.

Turning Point USA said the event, which will also feature Brandon Tatum, will be held at 7 p.m. at Littlejohn Coliseum.

The event was originally planned for the Madren Conference Center on Clemson’s campus but was moved to the bigger venue.

The event is officially called “Back the Blue with Tomi Lahren and Brandon Tatum.”

A petition on signed by nearly 4,000 people as of Tuesday says, “As students of Clemson University, we do not condone the appearance of Tomi Lahren on our campus AND demand that Clemson University bans her from our university.”

A protest is also planned outside the stadium.

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