Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 9th Mar 2010 16:58 UTC
Legal We have some very, very good news for Europeans (which happens to include myself): we have the European Parliament on our sides when it comes to battling ACTA. If you may recall, ACTA is basically an attempt by the US to impose upon the rest of the world draconian measures like three strikes laws and the DMCA. All parties within the European Parliament have together put forth a resolution that would effectively tackle ACTA.
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You deserve to be slandered because you clearly support pirates over producers.

I could care less about Dutch law, your position is unprincipled regardless of what is legal in your country. People should be compensated for their work and that is a universal ethic.

You don't think someone who downloads a copyrighted game from a p2p network should face any type of punishment, even after being warned from a previous case. That's being supportive of piracy.

You think governments should just look the other way when it comes to intellectual property.

People that support alternative operating systems should actually be the most supportive of intellectual property laws. Linux and OpenOffice would have far greater support if they didn't have to compete with $0 copies of Windows and Office.

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