Fairness Rocks News Let’s get artists paid by making Big Tech pay them, not by creating EU copyright filters

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Author: Cory Doctorow

Date: November 21, 2018

Original Source: Boing Boing

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Let’s get artists paid by making Big Tech pay them, not by creating EU copyright filters

The EU wants to punish Google for allegedly underpaying artists for the use of their works on YouTube, and so they’re proposing copyright filters that block anything that appears in an anonymously created, crowdsourced database of forbidden works that are allegedly in copyright.

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