[cc-licenses] Creative Commons & Copyleft question?

rob at robmyers.org rob at robmyers.org
Tue Aug 29 05:25:03 EDT 2006


Quoting Charles Iliya Krempeaux <supercanadian at gmail.com>:

> Copyright law, -NC, etc are all places away from liberty.  To me, copyleft
> law helps me get closer to having liberty.

PD's fig-leaves BSD and BY give you the freedom to remove freedom. Copyleft
gives you more freedom by removing this freedom. The argument that PD is the
most "liberal" state is true only until that liberty is removed.

- Rob.





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