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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...

Journalists should remain unbiased in their articles

Journalists should remain unbiased in their articles

January 26, 2018

In the era of #MeToo and #TimesUp, it is not rare to see stories about alleged assaults in newspapers, magazines and online. We at The Guilfordian fully support this public conversation and will strive as journalists to ensure that our reporting on these issues is factual, unbiased and timely. On...

Golden globes mark new era of social reform

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Jayraj Jonnalagadda and Eric Zhang

January 19, 2018

On Sunday, Jan. 7, the 75th Golden Globe Awards Ceremony, recognizing excellence in film and television, was held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. On the cover, this may just seem like another ceremony to hand out awards to the best of the film industry, but this year’s Golden Globe Awards...

“Me Too” campaign encourages survivors to speak out against sexual misconduct, connect with others

Shania Lao

Shania Lao, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

10 years ago, Tarana Burke, creator of the “Me Too” campaign, was a youth camp director who sat down to hear the story of a child who had been sexually abused. Burke ended the conversation less than five minutes in and sent the child to speak with another director because she could no longer listen...