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Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman, a groundbreaking software developer and renowned, pioneering software freedom activist and advocate, worked at the Artificial Intelligence Lab at MIT from 1971 to 1984, where he initiated the GNU operating system and then left MIT to launch the Free Software Movement. He is the founder and President of the Free Software Foundation and is the author of Free Software, Free Society and Free as in Freedom.