[nSLUG] Jigdo File
peter at llama.nslug.ns.ca
Thu Mar 6 15:56:00 AST 2003
On Wed, Mar 05, 2003 at 05:36:10PM -0400, Donald Teed wrote:
> Or perhaps it is completely political like drinking fair trade coffee.
This is OT, but I see fair traded goods as more like giving to charity than
making a political statement. As far as not continuing to exploit the
downtrodden has political connotations, there is a political aspect to it,
but it's really a moral, not a political thing. (And moral clarity is IMHO
easier in this case than with Free software. I can certainly see why not
everyone agrees with RMS!)
Hmm, I guess it depends on exactly what "political" means.
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