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Government

The Mass Surveillance State featured in Munk Debates

MUNCIE, Indiana –(NEWS) Every year, Canada’s Munk debates feature high-level, high-profile debates on burning policy issues. This year, they debated the mass surveillance state, and the participants were Glenn Greenwald and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian on the anti-surveillance side (Con) and former NSA and CIA chief Michael Hayden and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz on […]

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Government

Ukraine: When Oligarchs Involve Themselves in International Politics

Ukraine Yet Another Example of Oligarchs Meddling in International Politics MUNCIE, Indiana – For those gathering news and information from television or newspaper, you’re missing out on being informed by truth seekers versus script writers. Here is a hint – we now have more power and control over our lives than ever before in history […]

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Business Culture

Why Journalism Will be Redefined in 2014

Muncie, Indiana – There has been much written about the National Security Agency (NSA) and the documents obtained by Edward Snowden as a contract employee for the federal government. A simple Google search will show many opinions about Mr. Snowden – opportunist or hero. We urge you to do a search for a different reason […]

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Business

Management Of Legal Travesties For Small Businesses

Small businesses are often labeled as the backbone of an economy. However, in terms of legal protections, they move on the proverbial tight rope. The underlying point is that small businesses cannot afford to spend major monetary resources on legal fees, but they do need a system by which business practices are protected. Individual practices […]

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Culture

Privatization of NSA Secrets: Glenn Greenwald Responds

The Privatization of Snowden’s Secrets: Glenn Greenwald responds (via Pando Daily) By Paul Carr – This morning, Glenn Greenwald published a lengthy response to Mark Ames’ investigation, published here on Pando, into Greenwald’s “privatization” of Edward Snowden’s NSA secrets. First things first: I’m pleased…

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Culture Government

Has Snowden’s NSA Leaks Become Privatized

Keeping Secrets: Pierre Omidyar, Glenn Greenwald and the privatization of Snowden’s NSA leaks (via Pando Daily) By Mark Ames On November 27, 2013Who “owns” the NSA leaks by Edward Snowden to reporters Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras? Given that eBay founder Pierre Omidyar just invested a quarter of a billion dollars to personally hire Greenwald…

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Culture

Corporate Media: A Fake Crusade Serving Elitists

The role of a free press is to serve the people and keep the powers of our government and corporations in check. However,  corporate media now serves the interests of the elite who own them. Over the coming months, we believe that our government will become even more criticized for its “hypocrisy” in discussing freedoms […]

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Government

Wiretapping: Timeline of Privacy vs. Security

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