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News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Argentina Human Rights Watch asked Argentina on Nov. 26 to use the war crimes clause in its constitution to press charges against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, who landed in Argentina for the G20 Summit on Nov. 28. An Argentine agreed to take the case, breaking the international norm of diplomat...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

U.S. Donald Trump’s second supreme court nomination pick Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination hearing began on Sept. 4 with calls from Democrats for him to withhold his own nomination until more details from his past are released. Capitol Police arrested at least 70 people who were protesting Kavanaugh’s no...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Aarushi Ahuja, World and Nation Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Malaysia Malaysian newspaper Sinar Harian recently published a checklist on “how to spot a gay.” According to The Guardian, the action sparked widespread outrage across the country’s social media and other online media sources. LGBTQIA activists have highlighted the serious and potentially ...

News In Brief: Week of 2/13/15

Abe Kenmore, World & Nation Editor

February 13, 2015


Filed under World & Nation

Lille, France The ex-head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has denied charges that he was involved in pimping, according to the BBC. He is being charged with obtaining prostitutes for several sex parties in multiple countries. Strauss-Kahn claims that he did not know the wo...

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Anney Bolgiano, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013


Filed under Top Stories, World & Nation

Disclaimer: This story is a part of our April Fool's edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian staff and is not based in fact. Over the years, Guilford College has welcomed noteworthy speakers, talented musicians and other esteemed guests. Now, the board of trustees and Guil...

World & Nation: News in brief

Becca Heller

February 23, 2012


Filed under World & Nation

United States : On Feb. 21, the Supreme Court suggested that it might end affirmative action in public colleges and universities, reversing the race-based admission policy approved in the high court in 2003. The ruling in question will come as a response to an appeal from Abigail Noel Fisher who claim...