The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Facing the tremors caused by the recent murders of Deah, Yusor and Razan

Editorial Board

March 6, 2015

As the initial hearing for Craig Hicks approaches, we hold in the light Deah Shaddy Barakat, 23, his wife Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, 21, and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, 19, as well as their families and the Muslim communities, both near and far, weathering this loss. We mourn for them as we...

Chapel Hill shooting sparks outrage

Chapel Hill shooting sparks outrage

Allison Stalberg, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

On Feb. 10, just an hour away from Guilford College, the city of Chapel Hill was rocked by a devastating tragedy. Deah Shaddy Barakat, 23, his wife Yusor Mohammad, 21, and her sister, 19-year-old Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha were all shot in the head by Craig Hicks in their home in Finley Forest Condominiums...

Letter to the Editor: In response to the shooting of three American Muslims

Audrey Berlowitz, Guest Writer

February 20, 2015

Though we may not yet know with certainty the killer’s motives in taking the lives of three young Americans, practicing Muslims in their prime, we do know the crime was not motivated by “an ongoing neighbor dispute over parking.” This initial statement released by Chapel Hill police is an insult...