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Larry Kramer, President of The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Creative Commons is the chief steward of a large and growing movement for openness, a movement to make knowledge more freely available, to foster sharing and collaboration, and to spur advances and improvements that make the world a better place for everyone...It is a privilege to support this vital work.