TWIS – Copyright evolves into Co-opyright

I received a message on Twitter that the EU are trying to force pre-screening of all content for copyright (bangs head on the table).


Now as someone who enjoys the internet I had something to say about this… yet instead of writing “Are you out of your F****** Mind” I started writing something different…

… I made a point that trying to enforce copyright in this way was actually a waste of time.

OK I started with the common reason why the enforcement in this way was wrong but I think the text below counted for nearly 3/4 of the text.

NOTE: Although I’m talking about the positive things that have occurred this doesn’t mean that I believe copyright is entirely wrong if you steal an idea from someone and benefit from it without acknowledging them, that’s plagiarism outright and I can’t tolerate it.

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