The Guilfordian

Rod Rosenstein secures his job

Navya Belavadi and Max Elkan

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

The current opinion of much of the United States’ voting age demographic in relation to president Donald Trump is a seemingly unsatisfied one. Popularity polls of the president’s work, though not completely reflective of the entire nation’s perspective, have consistently given insight into the...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World & Nation Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Spain Spaniards Fernando Blanco and his wife Margarita Garau were jailed on Nov. 7 for fraudulently raising money to fund their lifestyle. The couple made media appearances asking for money to save the life of their sick daughter, whom supposedly could be cured by an expensive treatment in the U.S. A Sp...

Elon Musk plots underground tunnels

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

In his steady effort to revolutionize transportation and make it more eco-friendly, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, has proposed and developed a series of underground transport tunnels as a more time and resource-efficient mode of public transportation. On Oct. 21, Musk said in a series...

Migrant caravan in Honduras set for U.S.

Peter Zheng, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under World & Nation

Earlier this month, a migrant caravan formed in Honduras with the goal of reaching the United States for asylum. According to the Washington Post, there are currently more than 3000 people in the caravan comprised of people from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador and it would take more than 2 months...

North America sees NAFTA replacement

Ryan Brown, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under World & Nation

After nearly 25 years as the outline for trade in North America, NAFTA is set to be replaced by the newly negotiated United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The result of a campaign promise by President Donald Trump to renegotiate NAFTA, the USMCA was in the works for over a year before its announcement...

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi killed in Istanbul

Max Elkan and Brendan Shoemaker

November 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

On Oct. 2, Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey to finalize his marriage. Two weeks after his disappearance, the Saudi government confirmed that Khashoggi had been killed within the consulate. "What we know is sufficient to suggest...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Pakistan On Oct. 31, Pakistan’s highest court ordered the release of a Christian woman who had been sentenced to death for blasphemy. The move set off a wave of backlash from hard-line Islamists and praise from human rights advocates. Prime minister Imran Khan expressed support for blasphemy la...

U.S. drops from I.N.F. Treaty

U.S. drops from I.N.F. Treaty

Ryan Brown, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Just weeks after the announcement that President Donald Trump has come to an agreement with Canada and Mexico to replace NAFTA, he has sparked outrage once again by stating his intentions to withdraw from yet another international agreement. His latest target is the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces...

Tsunami hits Indonesia

Jenni Camhi, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Web Exclusive, World & Nation

A Friday morning begins. Locals are on alert after experiencing an earthquake and aftershocks in their immediate area and seeing a tsunami warning. Half an hour after its issuance though, the warning is called off and disappears. People, thinking the danger is over, get in their cars to go for a drive...