his goal at the end - eviscerating proprietary software from the face of the earth - just reveals his evil Stalinist tendencies that have never left him, and never will.
The problem with Stalin wasn't his ideals. The problem with Stalin was that he killed people who disagreed with him. Either you have a very basic lack of understanding, or you are purposely trying to mislead people. Which is it?
After the Sumerians invented a written language pressed into clay tablets, one of the first uses they had for this tech was business:
Stallman is trying to promote a version of theInternet that by being non-commercial forever fundamentally changes human nature.
Stallman may not have a TV set, but he does have the only computer with a psychedelic bus.
The solution to a problem changes the nature of the problem. -- Peer