Tagged: piracy

Why Stopping Piracy Isn’t Censorship

Why Stopping Piracy Isn’t Censorship

One of the recurring arguments that the anti-copyright, pro-piracy types like to toss out there is that shutting down pirate sites (or removing pirated content from a file locker, example) is a form of...

Piracy and Censorship and Free Speech

Piracy and Censorship and Free Speech

It’s been an interesting period in the piracy world in the last 12 months or so. From the shut down of Mega (just over a year ago) to the latest announcement by the Spanish...

Another Wild OverReach by the Guru of Free

I really enjoy reading the Techdirt blog mostly because it’s fun to watch Mike Masnick tie himself in knots trying to prove things. He is forever posting very speculative things, drawing conclusions that just...