It's easy to demonize those who disagree with us or to perceive them as immoral. Researchers have found that the differences between conservative and liberal positions on issues actually stem from a different balance of moral priorities:
This lecture by researcher Jonathan Haidt is a good introduction to the finding of research in this area and is great food for thought.
You can test your own priorities at the research site and then think about how they relate to the question of copybots and virtual property. Here are my results: