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August 23, 2019

Cantina Conversation with Cory Doctorow, Monopolies, Digital Rights, and 3 Laws for the Internet Age

This is an absolutely MUST listen to episode.  If you use the internet, purchase anything, or have a pulse then the topics discussed in this interview are relevant to you.  Best selling author and digital rights activist, Cory Doctorow, discuss monopolies that are affecting our daily lives and their impacts on creators and consumers.  Cory discusses many information age challenges that we face and some suggested solutions. This is a very eye opening episode and we hope you all take a few things from this episode.  

 

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