Must read by @SenThomTillis: ALI’s proposed Restatement of Copyrights has the potential to harm the creative industries — Artist Rights Watch

[Welcome Senator Tillis to shining sunlight on the astroturf “Restatement of Copyright”, which in our view is a epitoma suprema of Silicon Valley shillery.  The letter that Senator Tillis refers to is the December 3 letter his colleagues and he sent to the American Law Institute asking some questions about the proposed Restatement (which isn’t… Continue reading Must read by @SenThomTillis: ALI’s proposed Restatement of Copyrights has the potential to harm the creative industries — Artist Rights Watch

“Google & The World Brain” Airing Now on Al Jazeera America

This may be the single most important piece of work to date that explores the rights and concerns of creators in the digital age. The film details how Google has made plans to commercially monetize and monopolize all creative works for their own corporate profit. FIND CHANNEL AND AIRTIME: http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/2013/8/trailer-for-googleandtheworldbrain.html MORE ABOUT THE FILM: http://www.worldbrainthefilm.com/… Continue reading “Google & The World Brain” Airing Now on Al Jazeera America