GPLv3 is not enough to protect our constitutional communication rights
Sep 04, 2011, 06:01 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Of course, nothing of all this is a critique to the GPL or to
the FSF (which has other goals than solve the general problems
above): these are not problems that any license could solve.
However, this doesn't change the fact that, today, it has become
extremely difficult for an ordinary person to enjoy the freedoms
promote by FSF. It is not a problem of demand but of supply. There
are no tools and practices that are accessible to the ordinary
person who cares about his or her freedom, not even for the most
sensitive parts of their computing or communications"