I grew up on the books of the old dead anarchists. This is why I always interpret FLOSS as a way to reduce people's power over each other. I really do not want to impose my power on people, and in the last ten years I did not understand how any programmer can allow third-party developers to impose a way to use software.

When you think this way copyleft licensing is actually a manifesto: I don't like to impose the power, so other people that want to work with me should behave more or less in the same ideology. Thus, copyleft should not be understood as an attempt to impose authors power, but as legal implementation of the categorical imperative.

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