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Action needed on Hague Treaty

by Matt Lee last modified May 26, 2005 10:52 AM

US citizens: please write a letter to the US Department of State saying you want the proposed Hague Convention (about international recognition of choice-of-court clauses) not to apply to non-negotiated contracts (such as clickwrap contracts).

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Volunteers needed to build, test and package free OpenOffice.org 2.0

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 06, 2005 05:11 PM

The FSF is looking for volunteers to build, test and package fully free versions of OpenOffice.org 2.0 that use GCJ as a replacement for the non-free Java platform.

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Free Software Foundation Latinoamérica

by Matt Lee last modified May 04, 2005 11:10 AM

There is a new addition to the global network of Free Software Foundation organizations. These organizations are run independently, but work cooperatively to protect and advance free software worldwide.

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Free Java and Free Flash

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 27, 2009 02:16 PM

There is a vital need to draw the Free Software community's attention to the ongoing development work on Free Flash and Free Java platforms.

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Associate member forum now open

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 07, 2005 05:56 PM

We've opened an area for associate members to meet and share ideas.

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FSF files amicus brief in Supreme Court music-sharing case

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 07, 2005 05:34 PM

The Free Software Foundation today will file an amicus brief in support of its colleagues at the Electronic Frontier Foundation who are representing Grokster, Ltd. and others before the US Supreme Court in MGM v. Grokster, which will be heard at the end of this month.

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Stallman calls for action on Free BIOS

by Matt Lee last modified Jan 14, 2008 03:44 PM

FOSDEM - Brussels, Belgium - Saturday February 26, 2005. Speech by FSF President Richard Stallman

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Theo de Raadt presented with the 2004 Free Software Award

by Matt Lee last modified May 19, 2011 12:46 PM

FOSDEM - Brussels, Belgium - Saturday February 26, 2005. At the award ceremony for the 2004 Advancement of Free Software.

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A Call to Action in OASIS

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 14, 2006 06:44 PM

The free and open source software community has long demanded that industry standards be freely available to all to implement without patent or other licensing encumbrances. Open standards are essential for free software and open source to thrive.

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FSF announces new Executive Director

by Matt Lee last modified Apr 27, 2009 08:58 AM

Boston, MA, USA - Monday, February 14, 2005 - The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the appointment of Peter T. Brown as its new Executive Director.

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FSF will be moving

by Matt Lee last modified Feb 12, 2005 05:44 PM

The FSF will be relocating within Boston on May 1, 2005.

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Get referral gifts from the Free Software Foundation

by Matt Lee last modified Dec 05, 2007 08:40 AM

If you are an FSF associate member, a way to contribute further is by recruiting others to join and support our work. Spreading the word about our work, and how FSF members enable us to do our work, is help that we appreciate.

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Lessig Book Offer Extended

by Matt Lee last modified Dec 17, 2004 05:40 PM

We are continuing to mail complimentary copies of Free Culture to our members.

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GPLv3 Discussion Draft released

by Matt Lee last modified Jan 16, 2006 04:37 PM

The first draft was released this morning at an internationally attended conference in Cambridge at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Theo de Raadt presented with the 2004 Free Software Award

by Matt Lee last modified Feb 26, 2005 01:48 PM

FOSDEM - Brussels, Belgium - Saturday February 26, 2005. At the award ceremony for the 2004 Advancement of Free Software.

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Free Software Directory in the News

by Matt Lee last modified Aug 31, 2004 05:39 PM

Janet Casey, curator of the FSF/UNESCO Free Software Directory, was interviewed in Linux Weekly News.

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