[clue-volunteers] a sample add
russell at flora.ca
Thu Apr 20 10:17:43 EDT 2006
G. Roderick Singleton wrote:
> Just a quick idea.
One of the things we are working against is the tunnel-vision behind
the concept of "intellectual property".
A Godwin's law for copyright discussions?
File sharing is an asset, not a problem
(Conservative Canadian writing about the differences between Lockean
real property and "intellectual property")
There is a lot of discussion of alternate words, but not sure if this
concept is the best focus on in any case.
"Do you want to control your computer, or do you want your software
vendor to take that control away?"
Or maybe just focus on the new vision/etc:
"Meet the new CLUE: now more than Linux and User groups.
The Vision of CLUE is to nurture a Canadian Information Technology
environment which promotes collaborative innovation as well as open
standards and the rights of consumer.
Join with other people who have a CLUE."
Russell McOrmond, Internet Consultant: <http://www.flora.ca/>
2415+ Canadians oppose Bill C-60 which protects antiquated Recording,
Movie and "software manufacturing" industries from modernization.
Send a letter to your Canadian MP! --> http://digital-copyright.ca/
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