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Interview 817 – Corbett: Intellectual Property Doesn’t Exist

02/04/20140 Comments

James joins Joyce Riley every other Monday on The Power Hour to discuss the latest on economics, politics and social issues. In this edition they discuss the bubble of unreality pervading economy and society, and the 9/11 truther who punctured that bubble by culture jamming a Super Bowl conference. They also discuss James’ latest, controversial subscriber editorial, “Why Patents and Copyrights Must Die (and How They Are Currently Being Killed),” and take some calls from callers who disagree.

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Corbett Report Radio 099 – Against Intellectual Property with Stephan Kinsella

03/29/2012

Writer, thinker, lawyer and Austro-anarchist libertarian legal theorist Stephan Kinsella joins us to discuss his writing on intellectual property. We discuss the philosophical roots of property rights, how IP differs from those concepts, and how alternative models of making money from creative work are being pioneered in the age of the internet.

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Corbett Report Radio 092 – Intellectual Property and Internet Censorship

03/20/2012

As copyright law becomes the battleground upon which internet censorship is fought, it is increasingly important to understand what copyright is, where it comes from, and where it’s going. Tonight on the program we explore the intellectual property paradigm and explore the libertarian fight against the ownership of ideas.

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David K. Levine is Against Intellectual Monopoly

07/18/2019


David K. Levine is an economist at the European University Institute and at Washington University in St. Louis. He is the author with Michele Boldrin of Against Intellectual Monopoly, an empirical study of the economics of intellectual property that concludes that IP is not necessary for innovation and as a practical matter is damaging to growth, prosperity and liberty.

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Interview 1462 – David K. Levine is Against Intellectual Monopoly

07/17/201916 Comments

David K. Levine is an economist at the European University Institute and at Washington University in St. Louis. He is the author with Michele Boldrin of Against Intellectual Monopoly, an empirical study of the economics of intellectual property that concludes that IP is not necessary for innovation and as a practical matter is damaging to growth, prosperity and liberty.

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Steal This Video (Please!)

07/27/2019


What is “intellectual property,” exactly? Where does this pernicious idea come from? And how does this philosophical wrong turn lead us not just into the heart of absurdity, but toward the censorship of the internet and the control of your genome? Find out in this jam-packed edition of The Corbett Report . . . and stay tuned for the worldwide debut of James Corbett’s blockbuster online protest song, “IP Freely (Screw YouTube)”!

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Episode 360 – Steal This Podcast (Please!)

07/26/201948 Comments

What is “intellectual property,” exactly? Where does this pernicious idea come from? And how does this philosophical wrong turn lead us not just into the heart of absurdity, but toward the censorship of the internet and the control of your genome? Find out in this jam-packed edition of The Corbett Report . . . and stay tuned for the worldwide debut of James Corbett’s blockbuster online protest song, “IP Freely (Screw YouTube)”!

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The Dumbest Propaganda Video Ever – #PropagandaWatch

07/03/201933 Comments


TechDirt is claiming that the EU’s Intellectual Property Office has just released the dumbest propaganda video ever: “IPDENTICAL: imagine a world without creativity.” So is it really that bad? Let’s roll up our sleeves and find out.

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Corbett Report Radio 213 – EFF vs. TPP: Battle for the Internet

09/07/2012

Maira Sutton of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) joins us tonight to break down the Intellectual Property law ramifications of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, a multi-national trade agreement that is currently being negotiated behind closed doors. We discuss the potential dangers of this trade agreement and what people can do to resist these changes.

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Episode 222 – Lessons in Resistance: Open Source

03/17/20124 Comments

Can we imagine a world without intellectual property? With the various enemies of freedom finding ever more elaborate ways to control the internet, we may have to find an answer to that question sooner than we think. Join us this week on The Corbett Report as we go in search of the freedom of the open source universe.

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