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  • Five Things Solovei Said

    Published: Sun 20 Jan 2019 11:20AM EST Comments: 2

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with Solovei, who volunteers as a staffer in our Tag Wrangling Committee.


  • Copyright Week and Good News About Article 13

    Published: Fri 18 Jan 2019 08:12PM EST Comments: 41

    On the last day of Copyright Week, the EU nations' Councils have voted on their positions on Article 13, and the majority have decided not to support it in its current form. This is good news for fans!


  • Coming Soon: International Fanworks Day 2019

    Published: Tue 15 Jan 2019 12:14PM EST Comments: 14

    It’s time to mark your calendars: the fifth annual International Fanworks Day will take place on February 15, 2019. Here at the OTW we have lots of exciting plans in store, but we also want to hear your ideas about the day.