Originally Posted by Andrew H.
You have his argument backwards, I think. And you're being unfair to actual points he's making because you don't like his conclusions. *He* is making money hand over fist. His books are very popular and people want them. He's not objecting to the fact that people might not be buying his books; he's objecting to the fact that the government has set up a scheme to give away for free the books the books that he wrote and sells to support himself.
Libraries don't pay for books in the UK? Really?
He's whiny, and doesn't like the first sale doctrine. Not all that unusual, but he's still whiny about it.