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Felix Reda


Felix Reda (he/they) has focused his political work on copyright reform as a Member of the European Parliament 2014-2019. He is a senior fellow of German fundamental rights NGO Gesellschaft für Freiheitsrechte (GFF), where he started the the strategic litigation project control ©, designed to strengthen communication freedoms in relation to copyright law. As a member of COMMUNIA Association for the Public Domain, Felix works towards international recognition and protection of the public domain in the law. Felix is an affiliate at the Berkman Klein Center, a board member of Open Knowledge Foundation Germany and a policy committee member of Knowledge Rights 21.

Felix holds an M.A. in political science and communications science from Mainz University, Germany.




The Mandarin

Games may be the killer weapon to fight off disinformation

Julia Reda comments on media literacy to combat disinformation

Jun 25, 2020

Julia Reda testifies before Senate Sub-Committee

Reda says Article 17 doesn’t fit the U.S. context

Mar 10, 2020
Wired UK

Here's why the UK is (finally) dumping Article 13 for good

The UK had plenty of opportunities to veto the controversial EU copyright legislation, so why did it wait so long to torpedo Article 13?

Jan 28, 2020

Why Americans Should Worry About the New EU Copyright Rules

US academics and activists should be paying close attention

Dec 20, 2019


Apr 6, 2023 @ 12:30 PM

Advancing Platform Research through the EU Digital Services Act

This April 6 panel discussion explored tools the EU’s new Digital Services Act will offer to international researchers to better understand online platforms’ content moderation…

Dec 2, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

To Unsafe Harbors: How the new EU Copyright Directive Will Change the Web

Featuring Julia Reda

Former Member of the European Parliament reflects on the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market