Debate Footage Throws Off Chains, Will be Free at Last

This weekend, Lawrence Lessig and others reported that CNN will release the footage of two upcoming presidential debates for use by the public, in a victory for information freedom and citizen-generated content. Lessig and compatriots in the academic and political worlds had been pushing for networks to set the video free for everyone to use without restrictions; this is a big step forward. Ladies and gentlemen, start your editing software…


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Colin Delany
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