AFL-CIO comes out for artist rights in Performance Rights Act

It’s very encouraging that the AFL–CIO (see “Workers Mobilizing to Get Fair Play for Music Artists“), the leading council of trade unions in America, has come out foursquare behind their members in the creative unions twice in the last 6 weeks or so. First, there was a resounding defense of the AFTRA–DGA–IATSE-SAG anti-theft position paper […]

Victory in Ireland

“No pen, no ink, no table, no room, no time, no quiet, no inclination.”Letter from James Joyce to his brother, December 1906 In case you were wondering about the lifestyles of the highly litigious, the “make me” side of the aisle amongst some ISPs that haven’t quite gotten the memo allows them to rationalize profiting […]