Notes · Intellectual property
9 years ago

A conceptual, semantic war has started aiming to gradually privatize what could be of the order of the world of ideas and perhaps if we are not careful of the phenomenon of thought. To make up a new vocabulary is emerging, such as the false semantic expression "intellectual property", aiming to make admit the inadmissible, that is to say that only one man can claim to be the owner of an idea.

Jean-Luc Godard, on copyright.

Albert Jacquard, on 'Intellectual Property', preceded by Richard Stallman