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Free to be Free?

July 27, 2009

More on the free-dom of the press (e.g., “Newspapers make the news 18 hours late”).

Next up, freedom of academic thought?

Of course, for every pearl of wisdom, there’s a strand of ignorance strung by people who don’t understand or believe in freedom.

Bill Maher postulates that the overriding profit impulse may be the problem, and I think he’s right…when information/bargaining power asymmetries are at play.

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