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As the UK government reviews patent and copyright law to boost Britain’s creative economy, Becky Hogge says democratic access to knowledge ought to benefit too.

http://www.opendemocracy.net/media/free_culture_3266.jsp

Rowan Wilson of OSS Watch, fresh from the GPL v3 Launch event at MIT, will attempt to explain what is being planned, how it will be carried out, and how you can have your say in the consultation process.

Roads to Freedom: The Making of the GNU General Public License Version 3, Oxford, 17 February 2006

(OK, bit late there).

Transcription of the launch event of the GPL 3.0 draft:

http://www.ifso.ie/documents/gplv3-launch-2006-01-16.html 

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