Category Archives - The Movement

Last Updated August 28, 2012

Stop the inclusion of proprietary licenses in Creative Commons 4.0

August 27, 2012 - No Comments

Over the past several years, Creative Commons has increasingly recommended free culture licenses over non-free ones. Now that the drafting

Let the FCC Hear Your Voice on Student-Led Innovation

March 25, 2010 - No Comments

On the White House blog Tom Kalil and Aneesh Chopra are drawing attention to the role that students have in

Call for Participation: Join the Open University Campaign!

October 27, 2009 - 17 Comments

As many of you know, following the Free Culture 2008 Conference, Students for Free Culture began the Open University Campaign – an initiative to increase collaboration, sharing, and openness at the level of higher education. With the academic year about to begin, we want to invite all interested parties to assist the with project; after all, we wouldn’t be very genuine if we didn’t do this in an open manner ourselves!

Join IssueLab's 'Research Remix' Contest

October 20, 2009 - No Comments

IssueLab, which seeks to highlight the research that non-profits undertake, is hosting a remix contest. The challenge asks participants to

Tim Hwang on the Changing Battlefield for Freedom Online

March 27, 2009 - No Comments

Tim Hwang has a way of clearly articulating the path forward for Free Culture. Tim, formerly of Harvard Free Culture

Free Culture 2008: Post-Mortem

March 20, 2009 - 2 Comments

What follows is an extremely tardy wrap-up post—call it a post-mortem. Many folks wondered where to find resources, so read on to see what’s available online.

Last.fm: privacy invasion or site of resistance?

February 22, 2009 - 3 Comments

Last Friday, TechCrunch posted an article provocatively titled, Did Last.fm Just Hand Over User Listening Data To the RIAA?.

Conference in one week: Travel funding!

October 3, 2008 - 3 Comments

WE HAVE LOTS OF MONEY. WE WANT TO FLY YOU TO CALIFORNIA!
For our upcoming conference in Berkeley, we’ve been

What don't we stand for? And for what do we stand?

September 24, 2008 - No Comments

This morning, Tim Hwang of Harvard Free Culture posted a provocative critique and vision statement for the future of SFC.

A Free Culture Failure: Campus-Based Digital Theft Prevention Passes Congress

August 2, 2008 - 8 Comments

Well, crap, guys. How did we let this one slip by?
HR 4137, the College Opportunity and Affordability Act just