Defective by Design


May 4th is the International Day Against DRM

Submitted by mattl on Fri, 2012-04-20 15:00

On May 4th, members of the Defective by Design DRM Elimination Crew all over the world will join together at local events to protest Digital Restrictions Management.

Events in Boston, Madrid, London and Toronto are already coming together, and more are on the way. See for the latest events.

Let us know where you are located, so we can contact you about events in your area!

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Keep the pictures coming

Submitted by Gregory Heller on Tue, 2006-10-03 15:21

We have been getting some great reports in and photos too.
be sure to upload pictures of your actions, or send them to us.

Here are a few good ones:
iTunes is DefectiveByDesign


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Ten things you can do today

Submitted by Gregory Heller on Tue, 2006-10-03 01:00

"If consumers even know there's a DRM, what it is, and how it works, we've already failed" - Disney Executive.

Defeating DRM is all about awareness. The direct actions that we take are all about this. On October 3rd we launched a world wide day of awareness about DRM, and now everyday is a Day Against DRM. Let the people around you know that DRM is bad for our culture and society. Let's create space for the debate. Do we want handcuffs and locks on art and knowledge?

As our friends at Disney recognize, if we have this debate, we will have won.

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