The business of content has been in flux for the last 15 years. The old business models are dead or close to dead, but that isn’t stopping the movie studios from trying to hold back progress while they still have the resources to deploy in government.
If you care about freedom, if you care about liberty, you owe both of these men a debt of gratitude. I know I owe them.
Copyright laws in this country are absurd and amount to little more than givaways to the entertainment industry.
The Motion Picture Association of America led by chief lobbyist, former Senator Chris Dodd, killed (it is denied officialy) a paper presented by the Republican Study Committee last Friday, which challenged long held views on copyright.