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The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

Trump announces details of the mission to the press in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House.

ISIS leader killed in Special Forces raid

Nathan Johnson and Jake Vickers November 18, 2019

For years ISIS has ravaged the Middle East, killing thousands while also destroying countless homes and priceless artifacts. But, on the night of Oct. 26, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in...

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News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor September 7, 2018

U.S. Donald Trump’s second supreme court nomination pick Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination hearing began on Sept. 4 with calls from Democrats for him to withhold his own nomination until more details...

Journalist Scott Anderson, right, listens as Justin Catanoso asks him a question after Anderson presented work from his 18-month project, Fractured Lands, about the Middle East in the aftermath of the Arab spring, which ran in the New York Times magazine.

Moving past news headlines to provide a human face

Abigail Bekele and Jacqueline Carr October 26, 2016

Guilfordian Staff writers Jacqueline Carr and Evan Gorgen contributed to this story. New York Times journalist Scott Anderson shared his work and experiences from his most recent project,“Fractured...

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan,12th president of Turkey since 2014, convicts a man insulting him through a Facebook photo this past June.

Turkey faces major difficulties after coup attempt

Abe Kenmore, Social Justice and Diversity Coordinator September 29, 2016

Turkey made headlines this summer when a failed coup attempt was quickly put down. The coup has proved just one of many issues facing an increasingly polarized government this year. Much of the controversy...

News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor November 20, 2015

France ISIS claimed to be behind the attacks in Paris on Nov. 13 that killed 129 people. Though several of the bombers have been identified, there is still a lot of backlash is France against Muslim...

Netanyahu’s speech elicits mixed reactions from Americans

Netanyahu’s speech elicits mixed reactions from Americans

Ben Achilles, Staff Writer March 27, 2015

Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, cordially accepted John Boehner’s invitation to speak to the U.S. Congress on March 3. A number of Democrats did not attend, while many Republicans supported...

US and other countries unite to respond to ISIS

Amol Garg, Staff Writer November 7, 2014

“If the Islamic State (is) to be characterized, it would be as a revolutionary (or radical) insurgent actor,” said Yale Professor of Political Science & Director, Program on Order, Conflict and...

News in Brief October 24, 2014

Justyn Melrose, Editor in Chief October 24, 2014

Mursitpinar, Turkey After repeatedly refusing to allow Iraqi Kurdish forces to cross the Turkish-Syrian border, Turkey is now permitting the military to cross and combat ISIS in Kobani, Syria, according...

Obama’s plan to deal with ISIL sounds nice in theory

Carlton Skinner, Staff Writer September 26, 2014

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, President Barack Obama gave a speech on his plans to eradicate the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The president’s plan is a nice idea. For many Americans, it...

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