The intention to create the GNU System, and the concept of free software, was first announced in September 1983. Since then, it has grown into a global movement of people that work together for software freedom, and have a great time doing it.
Licensing & Compliance manager Joshua Gay helped host and run a Software Freedom Day event in New Haven, Connecticut where he currently lives and works.
This is the latest installment of our Licensing and Compliance Lab's series on free software developers who choose GNU licenses for their works.
On June 13th, 2013, RMS was at the Museo Arocena, in Torreón, Mexico, to give a speech hosted by the GULAG (the La Laguna GNU/Linux User Group) for their seventh Free Software Conference, to students, professors, and the general public.
30 years ago, Richard Stallman published the announcement that would launch the free software movement.