Author: Copyright laws turn kids into criminals

By David Edwards
Friday, January 9, 2009 10:10 EDT
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Stephen Colbert talked with Lawrence Lessig about his new book, “Remix.” Lessig argues that copyright laws are too restrictive and don’t allow young people to be creative.

This video is from Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, broadcast Jan. 8, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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