How to talk about copyright?


Intellectual monopolies are hurting culture

Monopoly granted to the author is a foundation of the copyright


To support the notion that public domain is a rule and copyright is an exception

Was prominent in copyright debate, but was replaced by the word “property” recently, especially in “intellectual property

In liberal ideology “property” is good and “monopoly” is bad, so liberals may see it as derogatory


Use it whenever you can to legitimize the rights of the public

Always try to use phrase “intellectual monopolies” instead of “intellectual property