Casey Rae

Casey Rae is a musician, professor and artist advocate and the Deputy Director of Future of Music Coalition, a nonprofit research, education and advocacy organization for musicians.

Guest Post: Will the Copyright Alert System Break the Internet? By Future of Music Coalition's Casey Rae

Guest Post: Will the Copyright Alert System Break the Internet? By Future of Music Coalition's Casey Rae

Reactions to the Copyright Alert System (aka "Six Strikes") implemented last week by ISPs ranged from "meh" to outright paranoia, which begs the question: is CAS a cabal of corporate interlopers out to thwart internet freedom or a meaningful way of dealing with an issue that has bedeviled rightsholders and artists for close to fifteen years? And, will it break the Internet?