Mr. Swartz Goes to Washington

Aaron Swartz has an excellent write-up of his trip to Washington for the Eldred case. Also covered is Brewster Kahle and the Bookmobile:

"Brewster talks about how he sat down with book industry executives. He points out that they have thousands of out-of-print books, which they aren't selling and are making no money off of. He pulls out his checkbook. 'How much do I have to pay to be able to make these books and give them to children?' he asks. They refuse, they will not let him make their books for any price."
Manton Reece @manton
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