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EU Copyright: Panorama Exception

Currently, the EU legal system of exceptions to copyright allows the free use of works of architecture or sculpture, made to be located permanently in the public places, without prior authorization of the rights-holder (“ 797 more words


No TPPA! Grasping Tuwhare's Elusive Star

by Hebe Kearney

Normally I’d open here with statistics. I’d give you a scale of numbers, refer back to the biggest estimate, talk, only slightly ironically, about the power in numbers. 916 more words

See who else is opposed to the TPPA & why you're not hearing about it

Our mainstream media is carefully conveying the impression that those opposed to the TPPA are a rag tag bunch of trouble stirrers (all 32,000 of them) who are anti trade. 201 more words


TPP signing sparks dozens of protests across US over biggest trade pact — RT USA

Over 35 protests were organized in US cities to mark opposition to the signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a huge international trade deal between 12 Pacific Rim nations representing 40 percent of the global economy. 15 more words


Duck, Duck, PUKE!

For the past three years the West Reading Tavern, located in West Reading PA, has hosted it’s annual Duck, Duck, Beer! event. “Come end duck season with a bang!” the Tavern exclaims. 1,697 more words


Who Wants To Watch This New Zealand Politician Get Hit In The Face With A Big Pink Dildo?

Look, I’ll be the first one here to admit that I don’t understand much about foreign politics. From what I can gather is this: New Zealand just signed a massive and controversial trade deal called the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TTP) with 12 other countries, but many in the country are not happy about the deal as it will allegedly transfer power away from the people into the hands of big corporations. 174 more words