Ursula K. Le Guin Leads The Charge Against The Google Books Settlement

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According to the Guardian, Le Guin resigned from the Author's Guild for cutting a "deal with the devil," and yielding to Google's desire for digitization of written materials without taking copyright (and author's rights) seriously. [The Guardian, Image via UrsulaKLeGuin.com]

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nobodyr aka bradmillershero

I totally support having as many books as possible available online... have the government hire authors or something...

Seriously, though. How is it different from a library? An online, environmentally friendly, cheap, more available library.