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Poll: Why hasn't patent reform become a bigger political issue? | Opensource.com
Poll: Why hasn't patent reform become a bigger political issue?
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Why hasn't patent reform (especially for software) become a bigger political issue before now?
137 votes tallied
As a subject, it's just too arcane
People believe in and cherish the myth of the lone inventor
The traditional view of patents is too deeply entrenched
Powerful interests prefer the status quo
The political system is dysfunctional