Pirates want to see the end of copyright laws and are laying waste to Germany’s business environment? If the “content mafia” cannot understand the internet, is it their own fault? Realistically, this debate has long since progressed from this simplistic view. How can intellectual property owners earn money without grinding through endless self-marketing? How can the laws of videotext and teleprinters be modified to suit the digital age? Who will pay for future art?
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