How to talk about copyright?

peer to peer

You can find anything on peer-to-peer networks”

Peer-to-peer funds terrorism”


This word is sometimes avoided by copyright maximalists because it’s clearly a not for profit use

Used to underline the decentralized character of digital sharing


Use in positive contexts to underline the culture of decentralized sharing

Underline that peer-to-peer is an efficient and resilient way of sharing cultural works

Underline the fact that peer-to-peer technology is just a neutral tool used to distribute data, the legal status of each act of distribution is a different matter