Till Lindemann Against German Pirate Party


Till Lindemann was part of a group of 100 German artists who signed an open letter addressed to the German Pirate Party.

Till Lindemann
Till Lindemann

This letter expresses harsh criticism towards the party’s demand on reforms to the copyright law:

“We Are the Creators. […] The new realities of digitization and the internet are no reason to justify ordinary theft of intellectual property”

This letter was published this Thursday by the German newspaper Die Zeit. You can check the original news here (in English). The letter’s content is also published on the Internet, and can be found on this site (in German).