[LINK] What? The Open Source Movement; a Socialist phenomenon?
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Sat Nov 26 14:15:29 EST 2005
What? The Open Source Movement; a Socialist phenomenon?
Both of these guys are trying to draw a parallel between open-source and left wing politics that is just not there. Communism and Socialism are about central planning and imposing a system without property rights on a populace. Open Source is not about a lack of property rights, it’s about distributed property rights, distributed responsibility and networked rather than hierarchical processes.
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