|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] Re: Freedom-IT Winter 2007/8
|On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 12:34:49PM -0700, John Mark Walker wrote:
> On 9/20/07, Ruben Safir wrote:
> > I'd move it if necessary but I'm hoping to ski which is why evan's suggestion is
> > good. It clears Richards observation about the Drussels show and it still gets our
> > goals done. But we are going to have to move our tush to do this.
> Ok, cool.
> > Do you have a preliminary idea for contacts for speakers?
> Let me put it this way - my primary interest here is to create a human
> rights and political track. If the question becomes, do I have a list
> of people I'd like to contact about such topics, then yes, I do.
> If you would rather stay far away from said topics, then I'll have to
> backtrack and think about it.
I invented "DRM is THEFT"... let it rip - but we must must must have
compelling technology discussion. If I could get a detailed discussion
on the reverse engineering of a DRM media and how that negitively impacts
GNU development...that would be a prized research paper. Fenton comes to mind.
http://www.mrbrklyn.com - Interesting Stuff
http://www.nylxs.com - Leadership Development in Free Software
So many immigrant groups have swept through our town that Brooklyn, like Atlantis, reaches mythological proportions in the mind of the world - RI Safir 1998
http://fairuse.nylxs.com DRM is THEFT - We are the STAKEHOLDERS - RI Safir 2002
"Yeah - I write Free Software...so SUE ME"
"The tremendous problem we face is that we are becoming sharecroppers to our own cultural heritage -- we need the ability to participate in our own society."
"> I'm an engineer. I choose the best tool for the job, politics be damned.<
You must be a stupid engineer then, because politcs and technology have been attacted at the hip since the 1st dynasty in Ancient Egypt. I guess you missed that one."
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