CopyWrong

What do you think of monopolies? When a person has a monopoly over a product or service is that economically beneficial? Morally so? Intellectual property (copyright, trademarks, patents – let’s not include trade secrets for this discussion) is a government-granted monopoly over a creation. As any monopoly, these three hinder technological, [true] economic, and creative…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – August Edition; Vol. 1.1

Things are moving fast this week, so here is a redux of the aggregate post a few days ago… Costs of War dot org gives us some disturbing numbers concerning the human and financial toll Afghanistan and Iraq have taken on the world. Everyone extolling the virtues of the two [main] wars should examine this…

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