Why Human Rights Requires Free Software
Subject:   The above is dead wrong.
Date:   2002-10-13 00:03:46
From:   brettglass
Response to: Brett, your objection is pointless

You write:

>Your objection is to the use of the GPL in commercial software.

Not so at all. I object to the promotion or use of the GPL in ANY context, but PARTICULARLY in cases where it could impact the economic development of nations. The GPL strips humans of the fundamental right to earn a living by improving technology. That's unacceptable.

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