Why Cory Doctorow gives his books away

I’ve recently finished reading Little Brother by Cory Doctorow and I really, really enjoyed it. The ebook is freely available online under a Creative Commons license and this made me wonder a bit why would a guy freely give copies of his own books on his website. There’s a section in the book and also his website where he explains why. I feel like I need to share this with whoever may read it.

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