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September 8, 2016

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Ian Penny, World & Nation Editor

September 2, 2016

Filed under World & Nation

European Union On Aug. 30, open Internet supporters in the European Union celebrated the implementation of guidelines protecting net neutrality. The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications published a draf... Read more »

Rising heat indicates climate collapse

Ian Penny, World & Nation Editor

September 2, 2016

Filed under World & Nation

For much of July, the thermometer at Piedmont Triad International Airport ebbed between 70 and 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Citizens of Greensboro experienced a slightly warmer than average month. The world as a whole experienced... Read more »

Humanitarian aid efforts in Syria may make a difference

Clare Forrister, Opinion Editor

September 2, 2016

Filed under Top Stories, World & Nation

A recent image of a severely injured young Syrian boy has led to an outcry about the civilians suffering in the Syrian conflict. The photo spotlights how fixated the world has been on Syria’s civil war without fully addressing... Read more »

YWCA, Greensboro stand up against racism

Mae Wood, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

Filed under World & Nation

Grab your neighbor’s hand and hold tight because the Greensboro YWCA is forming a human chain and needs Guilford College students to be the links. The YWCA USA, Inc. is the largest and oldest multicultural women’s organization... Read more »

News in Brief

Ian Penny, World & Nation Editor

April 29, 2016

Filed under World & Nation

Germany President Barack Obama met with European leaders to discuss policy issues in Hannover, Germany. The visit did not go without controversy. Many activists protested the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.... Read more »

Young leader hopes to change Hong Kong

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016

Filed under World & Nation

Joshua Wong is a 19-year-old college student. He attends the Open University of Hong Kong and believes in liberal ideas like universal suffrage. Unlike other students, however, he is the de facto leader of the pro-democr... Read more »

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