The future is open

A letter from Paul Brest

A new license for a new era

Global license, global movement

Open by default

Building a better internet

What you did with CC

Change worth fighting for

What you can do

Where the money goes

About Creative Commons

This report is dedicated to Bassel Khartabil, the Syrian CC community leader who’s been imprisoned since 2012.

Mr. Khartabil isn’t a partisan, aligned with one Syrian faction against another. He represents a future, aligned against a totalitarian past.” –Lawrence Lessig

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Image credits

The banner illustrations were created by Luke Surl. To the extent possible under the law, Luke has waived all copyright and related or neighboring rights under the CC0 Public Domain Dedication.

The “The future is open” logo is set in Akzidenz Grotesk Bold. This website is set in Roboto Slab.

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