[imc-sheffield] [Fwd: [Imc-uk-process] [INFO] Article: Indymedia's Independence: From Activist Media to Free Software]
aland at burngreave.net
Sat Jul 24 17:10:45 PDT 2004
Quoting D Olner <pop02do at sheffield.ac.uk>:
> Steve sez:
> > If we really want to be like free software project maybe we should
> > have our own anti-copyright/creative commons/copyleft statement
> > somewhere on our site. Maybe this is something to think about for our
> > Mission Statement?
> Yeah! Lets do that. F**k copyright and ownership up its stoopid ass.
This is a cool thing to do.. But we need to protect ourselves from abuse by
others. Copyleft is powerful tool to defend and extend tribal boundaries of
free media collectives, as has happened with free software.
Should Indymedia use a GFDL license, GPL or CC license ?
"The long revolution is creating small federated microsocieties, true guerilla
cells practising and fighting for this self-management. Effective radicality
authorises all variations and guarantees every freedom. "
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