The Guilfordian

For one month, maroon and pink go well together

For one month, maroon and pink go well together

Lek Siu, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

Think pink, wear pink and live pink. Pink has been everywhere these days, marking October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink represents compassion, nurturing and love that signifies good health and life. Many wonder why pink is the signature color for breast cancer. The idea came from DeAngelo...

Pink ribbon rip-off: corporations exploit cancer, extort cash from consumers

Ty Gooch, Staff Writer

October 25, 2013

Corporations are milking breast cancer. Every fall, companies roll out pink-ribbon product lines that supposedly give the consumer a chance to support the fight against breast cancer. “The pink ribbon has lost its effectiveness, becoming merely a marketing tool to sell stuff,” said breast cancer...