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Why Freedom of Thought Requires Free Media and Why Free Media Require Free Technologyview story

http://youtu.be – Media that spy on and data-mine the public are capable of destroying humanity's most precious freedom: freedom of thought. Ensuring that media remain structured to support rather than suppress individual freedom and civic virtue requires us to achieve specific free technology and free culture goals. (IT news)

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A Free Digital Society - What Makes Digital Inclusion Good or Bad?view story

http://cyberlaw.stanford.edu – Download and watch Richard Stallman's speech recorded on April 11, 2011. (General)

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Free Software Foundation announces new executive directorview story

http://www.fsf.org – The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the appointment of John Sullivan as its new executive director. (Software)

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Tell Sony to stop harassing hackersview story

http://www.defectivebydesign.org – Sony has been in the news a lot recently: suing developers for figuring out how to run free software on their PlayStation 3 consoles. (Hardware)

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Who Are This Year's Free Software Heroes?view story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Part of what makes the free and open source software community so awe-inspiring is that countering all the negative forces on software freedom each and every day are countless positive forces, contributing, enabling and chipping away at the FUD. (Software)

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Freedom to Read, Freedom to Write: Celebrating Document Freedom Day 2011view story

http://opensource.com – Document Freedom Day is a global day to celebrate Open Standards and open document formats and its importance. Open Standards ensure the freedom to access your data, and the freedom to build Free Software to write and read data in specific formats. (Software)