[pp.int.general] God is officially on our side!

Andrew Robinson andrew at bml.co.uk
Wed Jul 8 16:41:21 CEST 2009

"...there is excessive zeal for protecting knowledge through an unduly
rigid assertion of the right to intellectual property, especially in
the field of health care"
- Pope Benedict XVI (29th June 2009)

I always thought Sweden would be the first country to adopt our
policies, but it seems that the Vatican City has beaten them to it! I
think this quotation might prove very useful for pirate parties,
especially in catholic countries?

source: http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/benedict_xvi/encyclicals/documents/hf_ben-xvi_enc_20090629_caritas-in-veritate_en.html
(section 22)

- Andrew Robinson, Pirate Party UK

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