The Guilfordian

Democratic candidates appeal to prospective voters

Kiran Soma, World & Nation Editor

October 11, 2019

The majority of the democratic presidential candidates flocked to Iowa last week in the midst of the Polk County Steak Fry, a people’s forum in Des Moines, as well as a presidential forum on the rights of LGBTQ voters in Cedar Rapids. An unforeseen crowd of 12,000 people showed up to this year’s...

Oprah’s presidential push shadows female politicians

Oprah’s presidential push shadows female politicians

Lana Heltzel, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

At the 2018 Golden Globes, Oprah Winfrey stunned viewers with a passionate speech addressing the “Me Too” movement, announcing that a “new day is on the horizon.” Winfrey’s speech, paired with her larger-than-life charisma and wallet, led to excited whispers. Does that new day on the horizon...