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Artists. Lives in the Balance.

William Buckley Jr. | Posted 04.14.2016 | Politics
William Buckley Jr.

As an evolved society we cannot continue to allow great art to be the sacrificial lamb for empire building on the internet.

U.S. Has No Anti-Piracy Laws.

William Buckley Jr. | Posted 10.26.2015 | Arts
William Buckley Jr.

Does anyone really believe that the record labels would have ever signed the Spotify deal if they hadn't struggled so unsuccessfully with piracy for so long? Why aren't artists able to get their work removed from pirate sites where somebody else is making money off their work? How revolutionary is that?

Why We Can't Protect Artists in America

William Buckley Jr. | Posted 05.04.2016 | Arts
William Buckley Jr.

Online piracy is an epidemic that knows no boundaries, impacting film, television, music, books, photography, software, video games and all works that can be copied, digitized and distributed over the internet.

Only You Can #SaveBartsLordeParody! Copyright Infringement vs Fair Use and Free Speech

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.06.2014 | Media
Shira Lazar

Bart Baker has made several of the most popular music video parodies on YouTube, but if you want to check out his take on Lorde's smash hit "Royals," ...

A Food Competition, Obstructed

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

On Sunday, twelve foodie hopefuls kicked off the first installment of The Food Obstructions' monthly cook-off by gathering at The Gutter, a Williamsburg bowling alley.