In memoriam: Bojan Kopitar (1982-2015)

In memoriam: Bojan Kopitar (1982-2015)

The following is a guest post by Maša Čorak. — On Monday morning, March 9 2015, our fellow pirate Bojan Kopitar has left us after a brief but aggressive fight with leukemia. With him passing away, our community has lost one effacing and phenomenal member, a pioneer-pirate in Croatia and one of the founding members of the Croatian Pirate Party. Bojan was passionate about languages […]

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Sarah van Liefferinge: We pirates should be the change we wish to see [pirate visions]

Sarah van Liefferinge: We pirates should be the change we wish to see [pirate visions]

Sarah van Liefferinge invites everyone on board to keep an eye on the horizon as politicians, while reminding us of what the pirate movement was started for. These articles are part of the weekly series ‘Pirate Visions’ from different prominent international pirates. We asked them to write as individuals and not in their official capacities in their party or organisation. We hope you would like […]

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Hollywood Director Promotes Oscar Nominated Film with Torrent Download

Hollywood Director Promotes Oscar Nominated Film with Torrent Download

In 2002, a short film named Johnny Flynton was released. One of the comments on its IMDB page, titled ‘someone please distribute this film’ reads: “I was blown away. The performances, the cinematography, the writing were all great.” — Author: Brad H. Johnny Flynton was written and directed by Lexi Alexander, a German-born Hollwyood film director. Alexander is well known for her later films Green […]

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Pirate Party of Russia Files a 7 Million Euro Lawsuit

Pirate Party of Russia Files a 7 Million Euro Lawsuit

Members of the Pirate Party of Russia have filed a lawsuit with the European Court of Human Rights. They have challenged the decision by the Ministry of Justice, who refused to register the party because of its name. PPRU are asking the court to reverse the decision taken by the Ministry of Justice. They are also asking for a compensation of 10,000 Euro for each […]

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Partido Pirata de Rusia Presenta una Demanda 7 Millones de Euros

Partido Pirata de Rusia Presenta una Demanda 7 Millones de Euros

Los miembros del Partido Pirata de Rusia han presentado una demanda ante el Tribunal Europeo de Derechos Humanos. Ellos han cuestionado la decisión del Ministerio de Justicia, que se negó a registrar el partido debido a su nombre. El PPRU está pidiendo a la Corte revertir la decisión adoptada por el Ministerio de Justicia. También están pidiendo una indemnización de 10.000 euros por cada miembro […]

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