The Pirate Party UK Launches its 2010 Election Manifesto

#Politics

Tue, Mar 23rd, 2010 13:49 by capnasty NEWS

The Pirate Party's manifesto is out, and it is promoting the right to format shift, the right to time shift and the right to share files, while still maintaining a stance against counterfeiting and profiting directly from other people's work without paying them. Most importantly, they believe that in this fast moving world, 10 years of copyright protection--not 70--is long enough. (via Br3nda Wallace)

  600

 

You may also be interested in:

No place for State in our hard drives?
Political Change With Pen and Paper
Russian Espionage Ain't What It Used To be
An Uninhabitable Icy Wasteland: What Pakistan and India Are Fighting Over
Map of threatened or arrested bloggers around the world