Subject: Re: Thoughts on free trade and white collar workers
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <stephen@xemacs.org>
Date: 17 Feb 2003 12:02:16 +0900

>>>>> "Jean" == Jean Camp <jean_camp@harvard.edu> writes:

    Jean> Your point is orthogonal to mine.

No, your point is apparently the premise of my original point: that
free software means that people can choose their own tools and those
can't be alienated.[1]  You then said, no, it somehow makes labor
more mobile geographically.  You have yet to support that contention.

    Jean> But then this is all so elementary.

Indeed, contemplation of the elements is the basis of all true
advances in knowledge.



Footnotes: 
[1]  The consequent being that this undermines both capitalism and
socialism.

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