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Trump’s Davos Speech – Delusion of USA’s Elite

Muncie, Indiana BLOG – Trump was given an international stage of the world’s elite to talk about how the United States can move the world toward globalization to benefit the masses, but all he could talk about was the economic power which can buy the world’s most enormous military power. China and Germany will take the […]

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Social Media Is Undergoing a Transformation

BLOG – When I first started Muncie Voice back in 2011, my goal was to hold the local media accountable by giving citizens an alternative voice. The internet and the rise of social media sites like Twitter and Facebook made sharing and marketing articles a snap. Research important topics and share those findings. Expanding knowledge was the goal. […]

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Dual Monitors Equal Increased Productivity

MUNCIE, Indiana – Tablet use is on the rise. Research by analyst Ovum found 66.7 percent of the employees it surveyed used a tablet at work. Mobility is one reason people opt to use tablets. Another reason is that tablets don’t have to be used in the traditional sense to get the most out of […]

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15 Productivity Apps for Eco and Social Entrepreneurs

Running an eco or social enterprise, especially one with very few employees, means having to learn how to make the most of your time, so that every detail gets taken care of with the least amount of effort and in the least amount of time. And because…

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Capitalism: Wealthy are More Dependent on Government

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth. ~ Marcus Aurelius MUNCIE, Indiana (NEWS) – Capitalism is under fire in this country and around the globe. There are many comments and opinions about self-sufficiency, dependence, and who is responsible for the creation of wealth. One […]

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CAFOs: Big Ag Pulls Incriminating Internet Image

Muncie, Indiana – Muncie Voice has commented on the amount of confined animal feed operations (CAFOs) that have crept into Indiana since Mitch Daniels was governor. Mitch invited them into our state and then weakened state regulations on them allowing CAFOs free rein. Many readers don’t believe our government would do this. In fact, if […]

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Senator Obama Supported Surveillance Reforms

by Kara Brandeisky, ProPublica When the House of Representatives recently considered an amendment that would have dismantled the NSA’s bulk phone records collection program, the White House swiftly condemned the measure. But only five years ago, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill. was part of a group of legislators that supported substantial NSA surveillance reforms. Here are […]

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NSA Snooping Black Hole of Information

The NSA Black Hole: 5 Basic Things We Still Don’t Know About the Agency’s Snooping by Justin Elliott and Theodoric Meyer ProPublica Last week saw revelations that the FBI and the National Security Agency have been collecting Americans’ phone records en masse and that the agencies have access to data from nine tech companies. But […]

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US Intelligence Community Accessing Many Records

US secretly mining data from web giants: report (via AFP) US intelligence agencies are accessing the servers of nine Internet giants as part of a secret data mining program likely to fuel fresh debate about government surveillance, it was reported Thursday. The Washington Post reported that the National Security Agency (NSA) and the FBI had […]

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Break Up the Largest Banks

We’ve watched in disbelief as our federal government officials ignore industries which are in desperate need of serious fixes. Healthcare and food are high on the list. Muncie Voice has spent plenty of time focusing on the rapidly increasing costs of our healthcare system, and the unsustainability of our food system. Our food system is […]