My thoughts on S.O.P.A. — @PauloCoelho | Mapmakers | Scoop.it

Bottom line: a good idea doesn’t need protection. The rest is either greed or ignorance ...

In the former Soviet Union, in the late 1950s and 60s, many books that questioned the political system began to be circulated privately in mimeographed form. Their authors never earned a penny in royalties.