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The law of fotocopy

Mar 29, 2000, 19:21 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rildo Pragana)

[ Thanks to Rildo Pragana for this link. ]

The law is mostly created to protect the large companies and monopolies. When a long time ago, Xerox (TM) invented the fotocopy machine, nobody cared if the books publishers and authors would lose. The book industry adapted and we see now great new books even given away, as the newest from Stephen King. And they are making profit from it.
Now the software publishers (like M$) and entertainment industry want to take us much of our liberty. We are the large crowed and silent mass...

I've writen an essay about this (in portuguese, sorry), and you may find it at my homepage, here (frames), or here (no-frames).

Enjoy!