Subject: Lessig (was Re: As if the DMCA wasn't bad enough)
From: "Karsten M. Self" <kmself@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2001 17:18:03 -0700
Mon, 10 Sep 2001 17:18:03 -0700
on Mon, Sep 10, 2001 at 08:00:40PM -0700, Tom Lord (lord@regexps.com) wrote:
> 
> 
>        When our opinions about copyright are implemented as licenses,
>        technology, and companies, we unavoidably influence law.
> 
> I recently discovered Lawrence Lessig.  In case I am not alone on this
> list in coming to his writings, I recommend them.  He explores similar
> ideas, particularly with respect to the Internet.  (Widely available
> on the net.)

Lessig Is GodŽ.

 Code and Other Laws of Cyberspace  is highly recommended.  His NYT
editorial on Sklyarov is featured at the http://www.freesklyarov.org/
website under literature.  He's a boardmember of the EFF.  Read his
shit, he gets it.

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