Skip to content
An ethical open source license alternative.
Branch: release
Clone or download
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
.github Create FUNDING.yml Oct 6, 2019
content Better url for law article Oct 17, 2019
layouts Add Open Collective link Oct 6, 2019
static Add FODA to the list of projects Oct 9, 2019
.gitignore gitignore public files cache Oct 5, 2019 Restore Sep 22, 2019 Restore Sep 22, 2019 Fix copyright in 1.1 Sep 24, 2019 Merge branch 'release' of… Sep 22, 2019
config.toml Restore Sep 22, 2019


An ethical open source license alternative created by Coraline Ada Ehmke.

Project Home Page

For an overview and usage instructions, please visit


Please feel free to submit pull requests or open issues to improve the language of this document.

You should also check the issues for the latest discussions involving the current and future versions of the license.

To build the website locally, first install Hugo using your package manager of choice.
For example, on Debian/Ubuntu:

apt-get install hugo

or if you are using Arch Linux:

pacman -S hugo

or using Homebrew on macOS:

brew install hugo

Then from the repository's root directory, start the development server:

hugo server -D

Adding a Project to the List of Adopters

  • Fork the repository.
  • Add a new row to the adopters.csv file, with the project name in the first column, and the project URL in the second column.
  • Open a pull request.
You can’t perform that action at this time.