The Brazilian government is one of the those most focused on FreeSoftware.
Story in Wired : http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/12.11/linux.html?tw=wntophead5
And its population are firmly focused on Veryfreesoftware - pir8, w4r3z, cr4ckz, genéricos ;-)
Here's the blurb: Producers vs. pirates vs. consumers, from Silicon Valley to Shanghai. A 10-page special Infoporn on the global battle between liberty and control
Here's the link: http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/12.06/free.html