Sharing Should Not Be a Crime #openeducationwk

March 9-13, 2015 Open Education Week
http://www.openeducationweek.org - @openeducationwk
hashtag: #openeducationwk; wiki: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/OER

This year we spotlight news from Colombia. Sharing should not be a crime and we certainly hope that Masters student Diego Gomez is not prosecuted for sharing an academic article on the Internet. He wasn’t making a personal profit from sharing the article—he simply intended for other scientists like him to be able to access and cite this scientific research. Here’s the background on the case:

Colombian Student Faces Prison – EFF@EFF
My Story – Karisma@karismacol
Student faces prison – Take Part@TakePart

2015 Open Education Week: March 9-13 #openeducationwk @openeducationwk @OERCommons @OERConf


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