Lawrence Lessig, Founder of Stanford University Center for Internet and Society, Founder and chairman of the Creative Commons, Arguing for greater freedom from copyright and other intellectual property restrictions, May the Source Be With You, 2001
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Lester Lawrence Lessig III is an American academic, attorney, and political activist. He is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and the former director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University. Lessig was a candidate for the Democratic Party's nomination for President of the United States in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, but withdrew before the primaries.