Author: Jake Bauer <email@example.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2021 03:14:04 -0500
Draft of latest blog post
1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
diff --git a/pages/blog/free-software-is-an-abject-failure.md b/pages/blog/free-software-is-an-abject-failure.md
@@ -471,13 +471,14 @@ have to worry about being sued for an accidental violation of a license that
lawyers aren't even confident about getting right.
You'll notice that those licenses, however, do not address the issue of
-corporations controlling software development, people using software in ways you
-may deem bad or harmful, or the existence of megasoftware. This is because those
-are problems that cannot be solved or even effectively addressed by software
-licensing. These are societal problems that must be tackled on a societal level.
-Attempting to do otherwise simply harms and imposes more restrictions on small
-teams, independent developers, and hobbyists who don't have the resources to
-ignore your restrictions or buy your development team.
+corporations controlling software development and distribution, people using
+software in ways you may deem bad or harmful, or the existence of megasoftware.
+This is because those are problems that cannot be solved or even effectively
+addressed by software licensing. These are societal problems that must be
+tackled on a societal level. Attempting to do otherwise simply harms and
+imposes more restrictions on small teams, independent developers, and hobbyists
+who don't have the resources to ignore your restrictions or buy your development
In reality, by licensing your project under the GPL and participating in Free
Software culture, instead of limiting the harms that corporations inflict, you