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Free Bassel, Free Culture

#FREEBASSEL / Kennisland / CC BY-SA Creative Commons CEO Catherine Casserly wrote a blog post for the Huffington Post for the one-year anniversary of Bassel Khartabil’s arrest. Since March 15, 2012, our colleague and friend Bassel Khartabil has been in prison in Syria, held without charges and not allowed legal representation. Bassel is an open-source … Read More “Free Bassel, Free Culture”

California Unveils Bill to Provide Openly Licensed, Online College Courses for Credit

California Seal of the AssemblyEdward Headington / CC BY Today California (CA) Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (author of the CA open textbook legislation) announced that SB 520 (fact sheet) will be amended to provide open, online college courses for credit. In short, the bill will allow CA students, enrolled in CA public colleges … Read More “California Unveils Bill to Provide Openly Licensed, Online College Courses for Credit”

Want to work in open? Intern with CC!

CC is once again opening its doors up to interns this US summer, offering opportunities to those with an interest in community development. The 2013 Community Support Intern will work with our staff to facilitate CC’s global volunteer network and provide general support for our international activities. This means everything from assisting with coordinating collaborative … Read More “Want to work in open? Intern with CC!”