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Mar 25th 2021

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Can You Separate Free Software and Politics?

Free Software vs Politics
Guests: Keith Packard
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Keith Packard of Freedesktop.org joins Simon Phipps and Doc Searls on FLOSS Weekly to discuss a controversial matter regarding the return of Richard Stallman (RMS) to the Free Software Foundation board of directors. The question at hand: is it possible to separate free software and the community from political issues? Freedesktop.org and many others signed an open letter calling for the removal of the entire board of the Free Software Foundation after this news broke.

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