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Greensboro’s pot not as local as we think

Greensboro’s pot not as local as we think

Nicole Zelniker, Senior Writer

November 21, 2014

Throughout the United States, Mexican drug cartels sell marijuana to dealers, who in turn sell it to anyone willing to buy. Circulating in most major U.S. cities, the amount of drugs has spiked sharply in recent years, as has the number of drug-related deaths, according to the National Post. In Gree...

One drug, two nations and the marijuana debate

Aditya Garg, Ty Gooch, Ty Gooch, and Aditya Garg

September 20, 2013

Pot fanatics are not holding it in any longer. Not only on campus, but nationwide, advocates for the legalization of marijuana have clearly voiced their demands. In November 2013, Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize marijuana, sparking nationwide movements and policy debates. “The pulse of the country is changing and moving towards legalization and decrimina...

Uruguay poised to legalize pot

Uruguay poised to legalize pot

Rishab Revankar, World & Nation Editor

September 13, 2013

Green bud. Cannabis. Weed. Killer Weed. Marijuana. At the federal level, none of it’s been legalized in any nation — as of today. But as for tomorrow, only Uruguay will tell. Home to a population of just over three million, the South American republic is poised to become the first country to...

Every year April 20 stands as hemp’s high holiday

Anthony Harrison, Staff Writer

April 26, 2013

In cannabis culture, 420 means many things. It is a time, a date, a holiday and marijuana itself. “When I go to a college and ask, ‘What does 420 mean? Raise your hand if you know what it means,’ every hand in the room goes up,” said Allen St. Pierre, executive director of National Organization...

GOOFORDIAN: Swimmers dive into lake, must face crocodile

GOOFORDIAN: Swimmers dive into lake, must face crocodile

Sydney Hawkins, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

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. Swim coaches have taken drastic measures to make sure their athletes swim at record performance during practice. From threatening upside-down push-ups...

GOOFORDIAN: Naughty Nathan the Quaker Man gets nabbed smuggling reefer/kush abroad

Josh Ballard, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

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. At 6:35 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, Nathan the Guilford College Quaker Man boarded a flight to visit students studying abroad in Brunnenburg. Unbeknow...

Driving high: you may take a hit

Natalie Sutton

March 16, 2012

Through driver’s education classes, mock crashes and organizations like Mothers Against Drunk Driving, we have all heard about the many dangers of drinking alcohol and driving. But what about the effects of marijuana on one’s ability to drive? According to the BBC, drivers who use marijuana...