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U.S. Incarceration Rate Second Highest in World

Madison Ward and Roman Raies December 7, 2018

The U.S. has the one of the highest rates of incarceration in the world. According to the 2015 World Prison Population List from the Institute for Criminal Policy Research, the U.S. incarcerates 698 people...

States vote pot this election

States vote pot this election

Aarushi Ahuja, Staff Writer December 2, 2016

Planted within this election was a victory for a most unexpected candidate: weed. In 1971, President Richard Nixon declared that drug abuse was America’s biggest enemy and launched the controversial...

Student shares research on prenatal exposure to cannabis

Leah Whetten-Goldstein, Staff Writer September 30, 2016

On Sept. 28, senior Kate Rich gave a presentation about her medical internship this past summer. “As a health science major, it is a requirement to do a medical internship,” said Rich. “So I interned...

Greensboro’s pot not as local as we think

Greensboro’s pot not as local as we think

Nicole Zelniker, Senior Writer November 21, 2014

Throughout the United States, Mexican drug cartels sell marijuana to dealers, who in turn sell it to anyone willing to buy. Circulating in most major U.S. cities, the amount of drugs has spiked sharply...

Mega iLL’s: pizza and pot make one-stop munchie spot

Chase Clausen , Staff Writer April 11, 2014

No need for imagination. Recently, a pizzeria by the name of Mega iLL’s opened in Vancouver, Canada. Mark Klokeid, bone marrow cancer survivor and co-owner of the restaurant, believes that his ability...

Student senate proposes bold change to campus pot policy

Student senate proposes bold change to campus pot policy

Nicole Zelniker, Staff Writer March 7, 2014

It’s no secret that Guilford College leans further to the left than most of North Carolina. However, it may surprise students to know that North Carolina’s marijuana policies are more liberal than...

To weed or not to weed: Medical marijuana legal in state, but not in sport?

James Sharpe, Staff Writer February 21, 2014

“The NFL could definitely benefit from medical marijuana,” said Elle, an employee at The Clinic Colorado whose last name was withheld, in a telephone interview with The Guilfordian. In an interview...

One drug, two nations and the marijuana debate

Aditya Garg, Ty Gooch, Ty Gooch, and Aditya Garg September 20, 2013

Pot fanatics are not holding it in any longer. Not only on campus, but nationwide, advocates for the legalization of marijuana have clearly voiced their demands. In November 2013, Colorado and Washington...

Uruguay poised to legalize pot

Uruguay poised to legalize pot

Rishab Revankar, World & Nation Editor September 13, 2013

Green bud. Cannabis. Weed. Killer Weed. Marijuana. At the federal level, none of it’s been legalized in any nation — as of today. But as for tomorrow, only Uruguay will tell. Home to a population...

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