Our Day Against DRM event is July 8th and we want your help getting the word out about the evils of Digital Restrictions Management. We will meet in front of the Park Street MBTA stop at 11am. Around 11:15am we will fan out around the area to hand out flyers and hold signs in opposition to Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) software and in support of the right of repair. Once we are done, we will find a place to eat and talk about building the Pirate Party in Boston and other communities. ...
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We're now in the final showdown phase of the fight to keep Digital Rights Management (DRM) out of HTML and Web standards. All approval of the DRM standard has been granted *except* the crucial final stamp from Tim Berners-Lee, the Web's inventor. He's taking forever to make the decision, because there's tremendous pressure from both sides. Enter K8 and Jak, artists from Allston, who recently became involved in the struggle to stop DRM in the Web. They, local developers, artists, Free Software...
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The anti-DRM movement has fought media and proprietary software companies who want to add Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) to the HTML standard that defines the Web.  Allowing DRM into HTML will lead to security backdoors as well as encouraging the corporate enclosure of our shared culture. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) will convene March 20-22 and vote on whether to add DRM to the HTML standards. We cannot let them win! The FSF, Defective by Design, and other anti-DRM groups...
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There are three upcoming events this week we will be at. FSF's 2015 Giving Guide Giveaway, Wed., 12/16, 6pm The Free Software Foundation is holding their 2015 Giving Guide Giveaway this Wednesday, December 16th. They will meet at 6pm in front of the ticket gates inside the Davis T Station. At 6:15pm, they'll put on elf hats (provided) and take a walk around the sidewalks of Davis square, handing out 2015 Giving Guide flyers as they go. The action will be quick—about twenty minutes—and then...
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