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Free Beer vs Free Speech

Drawing around difference between gratis and libre

Sitting a Friday night and research about copyrights, patents, free culture and  the difference between free beer and free speech… 51 more words

Illustrations

Doctors Without Borders on the TPP

It is too late to modify these harmful rules.  Negotiations among the United States and 12 other nations have been completed, and it is now up to the United States Congress to approve the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement—or not.

Economy And Business

The Electronic Frontier Foundation on the TPP

Well, it’s too late now to try to influence the negotiations.

Senators Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, the chair and vice-chair of the Senate finance committee, and Rep. 102 more words

Economy And Business

Link Parade: 4.17.15 - Death & Taxes Edition

Taxes – The Charlotte Observer observes: “The paperwork headache aside, tax season generates $300 billion in tax refunds each year, a big boost for Americans’ pocketbooks and for the overall economy.” I propose that we tax even more and refund the increase for an even bigger boost to the economy! 142 more words

Links

'Entry limiting agreements for pharmaceuticals: pay-to-delay and authorized generic deals'

The CCP seminar series returns from its Easter break on Friday 17th April. And to kick things off, we have with us the masterful Farasat Bokhari… 256 more words

Events

Monsanto & Seed Patent Laws

John Stewart looks at how Monsanto has built there business, enjoy.

http://thedailyshow.cc.com/videos/fbnmj1/monsanto—seed-patent-laws

In another short clip, this video asks another important question about seeds, GMO’s, and government laws. 66 more words

Building on what exists - Creativity and Intellectual Property

There are huge misconceptions when it comes to creativity.  You either have creativity or you don’t.   Something creative takes a big leap forward.  Neither point is particularly true.  532 more words