Re: On illegal software in an academic assignment ...


Subject: Re: On illegal software in an academic assignment ...
From: Owen Green (o.t.green@ntlworld.com)
Date: Sun Nov 13 2005 - 09:53:36 EST


Clearly I am in a position to do so, the questions are whether I should
be and whether I should do so.

I am also in a position, like anyone else, to question the legitimacy of
institutions.

Michael Gogins wrote:
> You are not in a position to judge which company should stay in
> business and which should be starved, except by buying or not buying
> their software. It is theft. Nobody elected you to decide this.
>
> In other words, "theft" is not a personal subjective judgment, it is
> a judgment by the legitimate institutions of the society.
>

>
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