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Guilford College students excited for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Bryan Series event

October 29, 2018

NBA legend, NY Times best-selling author, and activist are just a few things that describe the second Bryan Series speaker of the academic year. The 7-foot-2-inch NBA all-time leading scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar...

Rove, Axelrod kickstart Bryan Series

Karl Rove David Axelrod Chuck Todd Guilford College Bryan Series
October 5, 2018

“We seek to find ways for people who disagree or have very different views to stay in the room together and try and find some commonality” said Jane Fernandes, president of Guilford College. “These...

Obama speaks in Chapel Hill

November 4, 2016

The sky was Tar Heel blue all day Wednesday, Nov. 2, to receive the President of the United States at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. President Barack Obama came once again to North...

President Barack Obama speaks at UNC Chapel Hill

President Barack Obama addresses a crowd of 16,000 at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016. Obama campaigned for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and encourage those in the crowd to vote.
November 2, 2016

The sky was Tar Heel blue all day Wednesday, Nov. 2, to receive the President of the United States at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. President Barack Obama came once again to North Carolina...

Obama & GOP clash over Guantanamo

Obama & GOP clash over Guantanamo
December 4, 2015

When President Barack Obama took office in 2008, he promised to close down the Guantanamo Bay detention center. As his second term nears its conclusion, Obama hopes to finally fulfill that promise. However,...

Protect Planned Parenthood from GOP lies

November 6, 2015

Five million people are aided by Planned Parenthood every year through services and outreach. Shutting it down would be irresponsible, preventing 400,000 Pap smear tests, 500,000 breast exams and 700,000...

Homelessness: an American crime

Worshipers sit at Church Under the Bridge, an open-air church service and meal for people experiencing homelessness downtown.
October 23, 2015

Sometimes, the meat-and-potatoes of your existence is not food. It is extra socks, empty water bottles and a beat-up flip phone with just a few minutes of air time left. For G, whose name has been abbreviated,...

Reflecting on the State of the Union Address

February 6, 2015

On Jan. 20, President Barack Obama gave the annual State of the Union Address. During this speech the president laid out his plan for the United States. He did an excellent job in delivering his agenda...

Obama’s plan to deal with ISIL sounds nice in theory

September 26, 2014

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, President Barack Obama gave a speech on his plans to eradicate the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The president’s plan is a nice idea. For many Americans, it...

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