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Sia’s “Music”: A sour note for autism representation

Francisco Montenegro, Opinion Editor February 25, 2021

The leadup to Sia’s “Music” movie was a rocky one, to say the least. For the past four months, Sia has faced a string of controversies regarding her upcoming film. Incidents included the casting...

Should Twitch streamers have to buy licenses to stream games?

Should Twitch streamers have to buy licenses to stream games?

Freddie Stultz, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

Twitch is a live streaming video platform where gamers can livestream video games they play while receiving donations from viewers. Twitch streamers have come under fire in the past for the fact that they...

“Cuties” and “Enola Holmes”: Netflix’s October legal battles

“Cuties” and “Enola Holmes”: Netflix’s October legal battles

Freddie Stultz, Staff Writer October 22, 2020

On Oct. 6 and 10, Netflix was caught in the middle of legal controversies regarding two films released on their streaming platform. The first controversy concerned “Cuties,” an international film...

The Boys in the Band

Mads Bradley, Staff Writer October 8, 2020

A film featuring eight gay characters, portrayed by actors who are members of the LGBT+ community, seems unheard of, even as progressive narratives become more prominent in Hollywood today. “The Boys...

More than just a page in the textbooks: Trump will leave his mark

More than just a page in the textbooks: Trump will leave his mark

Lucas Collazo, Staff Writer October 12, 2019

It’s no secret that our current president of the United States, Donald Trump, has made a real spectacle of himself. Some believe that Trump has some good intentions for what he’s doing and continue...

Associate Professor of Religious Studies Eric Mortensen presented Reza Aslan’s profile and works with over 50 individuals in the Carnegie Room of Hege Library on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018.//Photo By Fernando Jiménez/ The Guilfordian

Mortensen presents on speaker Reza Aslan

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor January 26, 2018

A room of students, faculty, community members and members of the Friends of the Library watched Associate Professor of Religious Studies Eric Mortensen as he presented on the works, goals and controversy...

Controversy surrounds Adam Ritz visit

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer April 29, 2016

On April 11, keynote speaker and sports radio host Adam Ritz visited Guilford College, sparking concerns when community members learned that he spoke to students partly on his experience as a convicted...

NFL sportscaster is arrested: will it call for a change in NFL DUI policies?

John Kluepfel, Staff Writer May 3, 2013

The man who asked, “Do you believe in miracles?” will answer to the judge. Al Michaels, famous sportscaster, was arrested on April 19 for driving under the influence. After making an illegal U-turn,...

QuakerQuest: opinions on video gaming at Guilford

QuakerQuest: opinions on video gaming at Guilford

Josh Ballard, Staff Writer April 19, 2013

“Evil pure and simple, destructive of social interchange, and of artistic effect,” wrote John Collier in “The Problem of Motion Pictures.” Such was the rhetoric against film in the 1900s. Similar...

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