The Guilfordian

New Polish law restricts freedom of speech

Fletcher Brooks, Guest Writer

March 23, 2018

Andrzej Duda, the president of Poland, signed an amendment to the Act on the Institute of National Remembrance last month. This development outlaws speech that accuses Poland of involvement with Nazi crimes during World War II. This has made accusations of Polish affiliation with Nazi crimes illegal...

Ireland passes gender recognition law, but US still unfriendly to the transgender community

Harris Billings, Staff Writer

September 4, 2015

In 1993, Ireland decriminalized homosexual activity. Twenty-two years later, the transgender community of Ireland celebrates a major victory. In May 2015, Ireland became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage through popular vote. Two months later, Ireland made history yet again by becoming...

Chick-fil-A support divides campus community

Josh Ballard, Staff Writer

September 7, 2012

Recent statements made by Chick-fil-A’s president relating to gay marriage and gay rights issues has called into question Guilford College’s athletics partnership with the local branch of the company on Friendly Avenue. According to an Aug. 23 Guilford Beacon article, the local Chick-fil-A has...