The Guilfordian

Xenophobic attacks in South Africa leave several dead

Zachary Lindsey, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

South Africa, often known as the Rainbow Nation because of the country’s multicultural diversity, is going through an outbreak of xenophobic killing. Currently, 300 suspects have been arrested for anti-immigrant violence, leaving six dead, according to Al Jazeera and other agencies. Thousands of...

Democracy vs. military: Opposition in Egypt runs high

Emily Haaksma, Staff Writer

November 22, 2013

“I love the Egyptian military,” said sophomore Daniel Smith. “It’s one of the silliest things I’ve ever seen.” Smith is not alone in his opinion on the ongoing crisis in Egypt. The trial of ousted president Mohammed Morsi is generating waves of democratic discontent beyond the political...

Internet hackers attack Mexican government-related sites

Haejin Song, Staff Writer

September 28, 2012

To celebrate Independence Day you might watch fireworks or go out on a picnic, but in Mexico some showed their independence by hacking websites. According to BBC News, Mexican computer hackers took over at least 10 government-related websites as a political protest on Sept. 16, Mexico’s Independence...