"When Richard Stallman announced the GNU Project back in 1983, he launched a movement that would, in time, transform the software industry. The Free Software Foundation, also created by Stallman and now sponsor of the GNU Project, has become a driving force behind the adoption of the widely used GNU GPL software license.

We discussed some of the more recent developments with Richard Stallman, whose passion for freedom in computing remains intense. The following Q & A explores the goals of free software, progress that has been made, and ways to maintain or instill freedom in software that we use..."

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Created by can.axis 14 years 22 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 22 weeks ago
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14 years 22 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago



I don't see how this article contains themes of opposition to war.

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14 years 22 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago


sources of inspiration...

RMS said he was inspired by the Civil Rights Movement and the Antiwar Movement before being programmer. I think it makes sense to tag the story with "antiwar"...

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