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Broadcast Flag Redux Commentary

Posted on 28 May 2005 by

Thomas Hawk has posted a link on Slashdot to an oped piece on CNET by the CEO of the MPAA extolling the virtues of the broadcast flag. Hawk summarized the MPAA’s argument succintly as if they don’t get their way they’re taking their ball and going home

There’s an interesting Broadcast Flag counterpoint by Jim Burger also appearing on CNET.

If you aren’t overwhelmed with linkage yet, don’t forget the EFF’s Broadcast flag page and call to action — email your representative campaign.

Also worth viewing/listening to: Cory Doctorow lecture on Broadcast Flag