whiplash

So Harvard Law decides that all the research they publish will be open access. Yay! This seems to be gaining ground. All the hip schools are doing it. Be the next faculty on your block . . .

Meanwhile, the House passes a bill that creates a cabinet-level position to address the terrible threat of piracy and increases the RIAAs blackmail demands. Yeah, this is exactly what our federal government needs to do. Not. And LA has decided homes of pirates are kinda like crack houses.

This is a very, very strange moment in our history….

One Response to whiplash

  1. […] Während Joachim Linder weniger rühmliche Beispiele zitiert, zeigt die Harvard Law School, dass es definitiv auch anders geht. Denn zukünftig wird sie nicht nur das Wissen der Welt mehren, sondern auch darüber berichten, sprich: Open Access für alle Forschungsergebnisse. Wenn das ein Zeichen des Wandels ist, dann Oh, Ihr Wissbegierigen der Welt jauchzet und frohlocket (via Barbara Fister). […]

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