Absolutely the Last Thing about "IP" Today!

I do not like the term "intellectual property". I think that term has a lot of unproven assumptions packed into it, the most glaring being that assertion that works of authorship are property.

This isn't front page headlines, but I think that what Richard M. Stallman has written about "Intellectual Property" is worth reading.

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That's why I prefer to use

That's why I prefer to use the term "Information Protectionism".
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