Lessig’s bad advice redux: FT: "[Google Books] is cultural rape."

“French publishers say Google has never negotiated with them about its digitisation scheme even though the millions of works held in US libraries already scanned by the company include thousands of French titles.”

Excellent reporting by Financial Times on the new twist in the Google Books fiasco. Welcome to France, Mr. Schmidt. Here’s a tip: N’entendez aucun mal, ne voyez l’aucun mal, ne parlez aucun mal.