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Culture

Class in America and Donald Trump

Written by Karin Kamp This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. In her new book,White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America, Nancy Isenberg rips apart the myth that the United States is a class-free society where hard work is rewarded by social mobility. She examines a piece of America’s social fabric that is […]

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Business

How Can Apps Help Grow Your Business?

Muncie, Indiana BLOG – While every business these days needs to have an online presence, there are some companies that need to go one step further and develop a business app that will not only help their customers to buy from them but also enhance their brand image. Apps for Business The first question you […]

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Business

Easy Motivation for Entrepreneurs

Written by Dave Edwards Taking Inspiration from Successful Leaders Muncie, Indiana BLOG– The USA was built by entrepreneurs, ambitious people who, despite all the obstacles facing them, possessed the single-minded determination to succeed. If the country is to recover from the recession, it’s essential that tomorrow’s entrepreneurs, who are still at college, be provided with […]

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Press Releases

CAFO Alert: HEC Hosting Workshop for Residents of Blackford, Jay & Randolph

Hoosier Environmental Council to Host Feb. 22nd Workshop to Help Residents Address CAFO Air and Water Concerns in Blackford, Jay, and Randolph Counties Hartford City, IN – There are a number of confined feeding operations (CAFOs/CFOs) in eastern Indiana, especially within Jay, Randolph, and Blackford counties.  These confined feeding operations are raising serious concerns for […]

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Press Releases

Hoosier Lawmakers Amend Controversial HJR-3

Statement from Freedom Indiana on removal of second sentence from divisive HJR-3 marriage amendment INDIANAPOLIS — Freedom Indiana campaign manager Megan Robertson issued this statement following tonight’s 52-43 vote on the Indiana House floor to remove the second sentence of HJR-3, the divisive marriage amendment that would duplicate existing state law and permanently destroy legal […]

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Government Press Releases

Hoosier Lawmakers Bringing Back Controversial Ag Gag Bill

Indiana General Assembly to Start 2014 with Disappointing Return of Ag Gag Bill INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Indiana Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee will start its 2014 hearing schedule with a bill that faced wide opposition last year and now includes even more harmful language to prosecute environmental and animal rights watchdogs who expose […]

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Culture

Faith Leaders Tell Lawmakers They Oppose HJR-6

Christian Theological Seminary announces formal opposition to amendment INDIANAPOLIS, IN (news) – Indiana clergy and faith leaders today delivered a letter to lawmakers in opposition to HJR-6, which would permanently alter the Indiana Constitution to define marriage and would remove existing protections under law for same-sex and unmarried couples. Freedom Indiana joined with the Interfaith […]

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Government

Puppet Masters of the GOP Shutdown

Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA), center, speaks at a news conference with conservative Congressional Republicans who persuaded the House leadership to include defunding the Affordable Care Act in legislation to prevent a government shutdown, at the Capitol in September. From left to right are Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL), Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA), […]

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Government

Tea Party Supports Hate Group – American Family Association

A coalition of human rights groups is calling on members of the Tea Party and other public officials not to speak at the upcoming Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., because the event host and its key co-sponsor – the Family Research Council (FRC) and the American Family Association (AFA) – have long records of […]

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Government

Same-Sex Marriage Ban: Poll Says Hoosiers Against Amendment

Photo by Brandon Smith INDIANAPOLIS — A new poll released today by Freedom Indiana reveals that almost two-thirds of Hoosiers believe amending the Indiana Constitution is the wrong way to address the issue of same-sex marriage. By a 64-36 percent margin, voters oppose amending the constitution to address same-sex marriage. This is true for a […]