The Guilfordian

Trans lives threatened

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

The Obama Administration helped the transgender community make strides in the way of civil rights, but a leaked memo shows that the Trump administration may be reversing some of the progress that was made. On Sunday, Oct. 21, the New York Times leaked a memo from the Department of Health and Human...

Trump declares opioids a national health emergency

Trump declares opioids a national health emergency

Shivam Gandhi and Hans Oh

November 17, 2017

On Oct. 26, President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency. “We are currently dealing with the worst drug crisis in American history,” said Trump, according to the NPR. “It’s just been so long in the making. Addressing it will require all of our effort.” The...

Wos’ ineptitude leaves many without food on the table

Emily Currie, Staff Writer

March 7, 2014

Tens of thousands of North Carolina’s poor wait for months to receive food stamp assistance. This gross error made by the Department of Health and Human Services has hurt many of those living below the poverty level — our most vulnerable citizens. Forty-seven thousand Guilford County families...