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Voter turnout needs growth

Zain Hameed, Staff Writer November 2, 2018

Nearly half of eligible Americans don’t vote. No matter how many times I hear this, it always baffles me that so many people don’t take advantage of being a part of the democratic system. “No...

Courtney Gardner ‘18 hugs Vice President Joe Biden during the small student session that happened before the main event. Students of Guilford College’s Political Science department got a chance to meet Jill and Joe Biden before they took the Coliseum stage.// Photos by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Mae Wood, Abigail Bekele, and Beatriz Caldas September 22, 2017

“The greatest sin anyone can commit is the abuse of power, and the greatest abuse of power is segregation,” said Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States, at the Greensboro Coliseum...

Primaries begin in polarizing election

Mara Stern, Staff Writer February 12, 2016

As casual conversations at Guilford snake their way around to political discussions, the upcoming presidential primary election is at the forefront of most Guilfordians’ minds. Whispers of Trump, Cruz,...

Rand Paul's sexism comes to light

Rand Paul’s sexism comes to light

Naari Honor, Staff Writer April 24, 2015

My first encounter with Kentucky Senator Rand Paul occurred in February. On the flat screen television at my gym, I watched him ramble on about how parents had the right to decide whether or not their...

Goofordian: Only George W. Bush can save the US

Goofordian: Only George W. Bush can save the US

Nicole Zelniker, Overachiever April 3, 2015

Disclaimer: This story is a part of our April Fool's edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian staff and is not based in fact. Former President George W. Bush is running for a third...

Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign not likely to last long

Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign not likely to last long

William Burton, Staff Writer April 3, 2015

“Today I am announcing that I am running for president of the United States,” said Texas senator Ted Cruz on March 23 in his campaign announcement. “I want to ask each of you to imagine millions...

HB 1380 makes history with pushback against APUSH

Lesly Vasquez, Staff Writer March 6, 2015

“An Act relating to schools; directing the State Board of Education to adopt a certain United States History program and assessment; requiring United States History courses to include the study of certain...

Republican National Convention rouses right-wing spirit

Republican National Convention rouses right-wing spirit

Daniel Gaskin, Staff Writer September 14, 2012

Simon & Garfunkel, Thelma & Louise and Itchy & Scratchy have met their match in an unlikely duo that came to the forefront at the Republican National Convention. That new duo is Clint Eastwood...

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