The Guilfordian

News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Brazil Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula Da Silva, known as ‘Lula,’ turned himself in to the police on April 7. Supporters urged Da Silva to resist arrest, and some attempted to block his car from leaving a metalworkers union headquarters in São Bernardo do Campo where he was staying. ...

Professors discuss celebration of history at panel

Professors discuss celebration of history at panel

Derek Nguyen, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Guilford College hosted a panel entitled “Race, Commemoration, and Politics of the Past,” which focused on the differences between honoring the past and being aware of what happened. Panelists told anecdotes of being raised to revere Confederate soldiers, settlers and other...

Free thought in AP US History must be protected

Thor Tobiassen, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

A person’s relationship with the country they live in can be more complicated than any relationship with a person. Now, imagine someone is trying to tell you that the parts of that relationship that hurt, or felt unfair or crushed your dreams just weren’t that important; that they don’t really...

Homelessness brought onto the playing field in Indianapolis Super Bowl XLVI

Haejin Song, Staff Writer

January 27, 2012

In 1830, President Andrew Jackson signed the infamous Indian Removal Act to obtain more Native American land for colonists. Thus, he decided to boot the natives out to Oklahoma, brushing away the problem — at least from his sight. Take a step into the future of Feb. 5, where many will head to Indianapolis...