“Like the peasant lands of a few centuries ago, cyberspace is currently a commons….” (Lindenshmidt, 2004) Describe and distinguish between the main features of the “creative commons” and “copyleft” movements, and critically evaluate the viability of such idealistic movements in a time of global recession and political conflict. Creative Commons and Copyleft Assignment Intellectual Property Individual Assignment Abstract: This assignment discusses the different facets of the two Anti-Copyright movements, their strengths and their weaknesses in practice. It will also attempt to show what critiques and supporters view the licensing systems.