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Breonna Taylor case unfolds

 In Louisville, KY, where Taylor was murdered, a memorial to her is erected at Jefferson Square Park.
October 8, 2020

On March 13, 2020, Breonna Taylor was shot and killed in her own home. Over six months after her death, only one of the three Louisville police officers involved in the shooting at Taylor’s apartment...

Downtown Greensboro comes together for Breonna Taylor

October 8, 2020

Following the Sept. 23 decision of the Louisville grand jury to release all but one police officer involved in Breonna Taylor’s murder with no charges, a peaceful march was held in downtown Greensboro...

Time for a just transition to a better world

Tom Guthrie, professor of anthropology at Guilford College.
October 1, 2020

COVID-19 and the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks and too many others feel like a one–two punch that has knocked us off our feet. Some groups have been more battered...

Amnesty International shares visions for the school year

November 11, 2019

Amnesty International held their first interest meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 24 in the Founders East Gallery. The meeting was hosted by returning members of the club whose goal was to educate new first-year...

Readers are responsible for choosing what they read

NFL players kneel during the National Anthem as a form of protest against police brutality.There were many teams that particpated in this protest. // Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
October 6, 2017

NFL players protest police brutality. The new Travel Ban. Puerto Rico’s post-hurricane devastation. The world’s stories in the past week has overwhelmed readers. When people check on the weekly news,...

National Football League players take a knee to highlight racial justice in the US

Cartoon by Christopher Perez/Guilfordian
October 6, 2017

All eyes were on Colin Kaepernick as he took a knee during the national anthem at a 2016 preseason game. Kaepernick, then the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, chose to take a knee in order to highlight...

Guilford College News in Brief

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October 6, 2017

NFL Controversy Campus Discussion On Thursday, Sept. 28, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Brothers Doing Positive hosted a campus dialogue centered around the recent NFL controversy....

City council elections to be held in October

Photo courtesy www.greensboro-nc.gov
October 6, 2017

The city of Greensboro is holding city council elections. The primary election will be held on Oct. 10, with 15 candidates, including three incumbents, running for three at-large seats. Six of the 15 candidates...

Social media gives way for effective protests in the US

Cartoon by Christopher Perez
September 15, 2017

How different would our newspapers and news networks be if Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and the other modern modes of online communication were taken away? The age of social media has given power to individuals...

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