[kwlug-disc] [Wsic] Your country needs you (or "Our MP is on the C-32 committee")

Bob Jonkman bjonkman at sobac.com
Fri Nov 26 19:32:07 EST 2010


Worse, Russell McOrmond has said that since the NDP, the Bloc and the 
Liberals advocate compulsory licenses and levies, and the Conservatives 
advocate digital locks and lawsuits, that they might reach a compromise 
of compulsory licenses, locks, levies AND lawsuits[1].  There's a 
soundbite for you.

--Bob.

[1] http://www.digital-copyright.ca/node/5252

(Hi Russell! Didn't know you lurked here)

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On 10-11-26 04:49 PM, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
> Charlie Angus (NDP) opposes the digital lock provisions in the bill.
>
> Says, better extend the levy like on CDs/DVDs, to digital devices, and be
> done with it.
>
> Around 350 Canadian artists support the levy extension.
>
> As usual, the Conservatives are objecting.
>
> http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2010/11/25/con-copyright-debate.html
> -- 
> Khalid M. Baheyeldin
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