“On the list of new clubs coming to NYU this year is Free
Culture, an organization dedicated to ‘build[ing] a bottom-up,
participatory structure to society and culture, rather than a
top-down, closed, proprietary structure,’ a very noble cause that
I’ve more or less paraded here over the last year or so.
“In English, that basically means bringing control back to ‘the
people’–we lowly bottom-feeders–rather than leaving it in the
hands of massive corporations that look down on us from