What does a bill like PIPA/SOPA mean to our shareable world? At the TED offices, Clay Shirky delivers a proper manifesto — a call to defend our freedom to create, discuss, link and share, rather than passively consume.


Category: Intellectual Property, Really, really bad calls, Video

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  2. Jack says:

    Yeah but: the stuff in the papers lately talks about “hybrid” corporations owned and operated by a public/private thing that China and India seem to like.

    Fascism anyone? Corporatism? Really now, what is the definition of Capitalism? And who (or what) are the definers?

    Once the thing (it’s a thing because I really don’t know what we’re getting into here) gets to a small group of people whose mindset is “me, me me”. And when this group can SuperPac the rest of us into seeing it their way, well, then we’re truly fucked. Guess what? Our freedom is disappearing at a rapidly disappearing rate. We’re in the tube and the tube is tilting vertical.

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