1. Can I repost or reprint your articles to my website. blog or publication?
No, you cannot repost or reprint any content from this site without my written consent and, in most cases, payment. These are original articles that took a considerable investment of time and effort to write and they are my only way of making a living. FOR REPRINTS – contact me by email: writer steve AT gmail dot com – no spaces.
Posting anyone else’s article or image without permission is illegal and NOT, repeat NOT allowed under the “Fair Use” provision in US copyright law see Wikipedia’s explanation.
Please remove any of my articles that you may have posted.
HOWEVER — feel free to QUOTE a short section of an article or posting with the following attribution: By Stephen Leahy [link included] and the full article name with a link to the story.
I am trying to write about important issues that I hope people are interested in, so forwarding a link or quote is good karma all around.
2. Can I send your articles to other people via e-mail?
No. Please send them here or to a site that paid for the article ie IPS, Tierramerica, Wired News, Common Dreams, etc
3. Can I print a copy of your article?
Yes, but only for your own personal use. You cannot make copies and hand them out to friends or in class unless your educational institution is registered with Access Copyright. If you need to make copies let me know and we can work something out.
4. Can I provide a link to your site?
Yes. Please feel free to do so. I am not participating in advertising programs like Google’s ad sense.
Please feel free to translate an excerpt with a link to the English or translated version of the article via Google Language Tools or another web page translation service. Otherwise you cannot reproduce a translation of any article or content on this site.