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Liberals establish unofficial Shadow Cabinet to counter Trump Administration

Liberals establish unofficial Shadow Cabinet to counter Trump Administration

Robert Sterner, Advisor

March 28, 2017

A group of liberals have established a shadow cabinet to counter the conservative Trump administration. This group posted a statement on their Twitter account, @ShadowingTrump, stating their aims on Monday, February 27, 2017. Chief among them was to counter what they believe is misinformation put out by Pre...

WikiLeaks Dumps CIA Document Collection

Kieran Hogan, Reporter

March 24, 2017

In the past year, WikiLeaks has been a major resource in exposing government secrets. Its recent “Vault 7” leak does just that. WikiLeaks, run by Australian journalist Julian Assange, released 8,761 documents relating to the CIA. According to their website, the leak is “the largest ever publi...

Trump Signs New Executive Order on Immigration

Trump Signs New Executive Order on Immigration

Mason Benovy, Reporter

March 9, 2017

President Trump signed an executive order halting both immigration and refugee resettlement from seven Muslim majority nations Monday. The order, released March 6th, is a 90 day travel ban on all immigration from: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. In a substantive change, Iraq is no longer inc...

Hershey Community Gets Involved with Women’s March

Hershey Community Gets Involved with Women’s March

Lynn Dang, Feature Writer

March 7, 2017

Just for a day, pink cat hats flooded the streets. Over one million people attended the Washington, D.C. march, and over five million people marched worldwide. Although people had many causes for marching, they united under the belief of equality. Members of the Hershey community who marched had ...

Ban On Social Media Updates Has Agencies On Edge

Ban On Social Media Updates Has Agencies On Edge

Kate Sinz, Reporter

February 28, 2017

According to the Associated Press, the Trump organization has placed the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) under de facto gag orders, meaning the employees cannot publish any information to the public until further notice. The New York Times said that forme...

Trump Appoints Bannon to National Security Council

Trump Appoints Bannon to National Security Council

Cara McErlean, Reporter

February 27, 2017

In the first few weeks of his presidency, Donald Trump has already made large changes to the White House team. In an order signed on Saturday, January 28, Trump assigned Steve Bannon a spot on the “principals committee” of the National Security Council (NSC). Trump also downgraded roles of the joint ch...

GOP introduces bill to eliminate Department of Education

GOP introduces bill to eliminate Department of Education

Robert Sterner, Advisor

February 23, 2017

Just eight words is all it might take to change education in America forever. Representative Thomas Massie (R-TN) introduced H.R. 899 whose aim is to abolish the federal Department of Education on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Just eight words long H.R. 899 states, “The Department of Education shall t...

Pro Immigration Protesters Gather in Lancaster

Pro Immigration Protesters Gather in Lancaster

Kieran Hogan, Reporter

February 3, 2017

An estimated two thousand people came together Tuesday night in a vigil held by Lancaster Stands Up to show their support for Muslim immigrants and refugees. Gathered in Penn Square, the candlelit demonstration featured speakers calling for the United States’ government and its citizens to a...

Grave Consequences of 2016 Election

Grave Consequences of 2016 Election

Brooke Daniels, Copy Editor

January 23, 2017

Donald Trump’s election will affect all Americans, and many have voiced their concerns of detrimental effects on our nation. Economically, Trump will be a danger to the American middle class and workers, and he will do the opposite of what he promised the public. There are millions of jobs he prom...

US Bank Stadium protests result in three arrests

US Bank Stadium protests result in three arrests

Kieran Hogan, Political Writer

January 9, 2017

Sunday’s football game in Minneapolis between the Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bears featured some extra entertainment in the form of an environmental protest. Two protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline scaled the stadium’s rafters and hung a banner displaying the US Bank logo, the word di...

Evangelicals Back Trump in Numbers

Evangelicals Back Trump in Numbers

Emily Tubbs, Layout Manager

January 4, 2017

Some religious groups are catalysts for the Republican Party in this election. On November 8th, the American people spoke by electing Donald J. Trump as the next President of the United States. According to exit polls from The Washington Post, more than 80 percent of white evangelical and born-again Ch...

The Broadcaster Podcaster launches on iTunes

The Broadcaster Podcaster launches on iTunes

Robert Sterner, Advisor

January 2, 2017

The Broadcaster is pleased to announce the start of our very first podcast: The Broadcaster Podcaster.  Available on iTunes, the podcast has several shows that operate under its umbrella.  This means that subscribers need only sign up for The Broadcaster Podcaster to enjoy all of the shows. ...

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