Power runs with ideas that only the crazy would draw into doubt.
A culture without property, or in which creators can't get paid, is anarchy, not freedom.
A free culture is not a culture without property; it is not a culture in which artists don't get paid.
Monopoly controls have been the exception in free societies; they have been the rule in closed societies.
A free culture has been our past, but it will only be our future if we change the path we are on right now.
Copyrights have not expired, and will not expire, so long as Congress is free to be bought to extend them again.
All around us are the consequences of the most significant technological, and hence cultural, revolution in generations.
Americans have been selling this view around the world: that progress comes from perfect protection of intellectual property.
When government disappears, it's not as if paradise will take its place. When governments are gone, other interests will take their place.
Before the monopoly should be permitted, there must be reason to believe it will do some good - for society, and not just for monopoly holders.