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Why Political Liberty Depends on Software Freedom More Than Ever

Speech given by Eben Moglen at the 2011 FOSDEM conference in Brussels on Feb 5, 2011

We are living in a world in which real-time information crucial to people in the street seeking to build their freedom depends on a commercial micro-blogging service in northern California . . .

We need to fix this.

We need to fix it quickly.

Excerpts of the speech