Free Culture

The free culture movement is a social movement that promotes the freedom to distribute and modify creative works in the form of free content by using the Internet and other forms of media.The movement objects to overly-restrictive copyright laws. Many members of the movement argue that such laws hinder creativity. They call this system "permission culture."Creative Commons is an organization started by Lawrence Lessig which provides licenses that permit sharing under various conditions, and also offers an online search of various Creative Commons-licensed works.The free culture movement, with its ethos of free exchange of ideas, is aligned with the free software movement.
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  • McCann London CEO: We’re in the content business

    … This is “View from the Top,” the latest in a Digiday series featuring creative leaders talking about their career paths and leadership perspectives. Read previous interviews here. Since joining McCann London last May from TWBA London, Zaid Al-Zaidy has risen quickly up the ranks, going from chief strategy officer to CEO in the space of five…

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