April 16, 2006

Lawrence Lessig, copyright expert

This week's guest is Lawrence Lessig, renowned copyright expert. Lessig is a Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and founder of the school's Center for Internet and Society. He is the author of Free Culture (2004), The Future of Ideas (2001) and Code and Other Laws of Cyberspace (1999). He chairs the Creative Commons project, and serves on the board of the Free Software Foundation, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the Public Library of Science, and Public Knowledge.

April 09, 2006

Markos Moulitsas Zuniga, founder of the Daily Kos

This week's guest is Markos Moulitsas Zúniga, founder of the Daily Kos website. Markos started DailyKos.com in May 2002. His blog has had a meteoric rise and now gets more than a million unique visitors each day, making it one of the most popular blogs in the nation.

April 02, 2006

Matthew Rothschild, editor of the Progressive

This week's guest is Matthew Rothschild, editor of the Progressive magazine. Rothschild will be on the campus of the University of Illinois this coming Friday. He will be speaking (4pm, 319 Gregory Hall) on the topic "Grounds for Impeachment: a critical analysis of the Bush record and what it means for U.S. politics.