April 18, 2002
Getting in the game: Effective lobbying for Open Source
NZheretic writes, "Linux and Open source advocates - Listen to this speech on DDJ's technetcast! By Todd Main, Essential Information. DMCA, SSSCA, and new encryption standards represent a serious challenge to open source. Todd Main discusses strategies and techniques for effective Open Source lobbying at the state and federal levels. Founded in 1982 by Ralph Nader, Essential Information (essential.org) is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization involved in a variety of projects to encourage citizens to become active and engaged in their communities."