[Pirate Visions] The Dream of True International Pirate Cooperation

[Pirate Visions] The Dream of True International Pirate Cooperation

The future pirate movement needs more exchanges of ideas and material. Rok Andrée is a Slovenian pirate who has been involved in the international movement a long time and he sees a need for it to change. 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 […]

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Jerry Weyer: From Activists to Politicians [Pirate Visions]

Jerry Weyer: From Activists to Politicians [Pirate Visions]

Jerry Weyer points out that Pirates need to embrace their inner politician as they move from activism into politics. 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 to join us in discussing the future direction […]

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Mozart Olbrycht-Palmer: Responsible Participatory Democracy [Pirate Visions]

Mozart Olbrycht-Palmer: Responsible Participatory Democracy [Pirate Visions]

If we want to have a fluid democracy we have to take responsiblity writes Mozart Olbrycht-Palmer. Mozart was, until recently, deputy secretary and media officer for PPAU. Currently he is touring Europe and working for the Pirate Times. 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 […]

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Gustav Nipe: Facing Technological Change [Pirate Visions]

Gustav Nipe: Facing Technological Change [Pirate Visions]

Pirates need to get ready to help society prepare for a future where technology will replace workers. Gustav Nipe is the leader of the Young Pirates in Sweden and is prepared to run a pirate party marathon race.  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 […]

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Christian Engström: Political Activism [Pirate Visions]

Christian Engström: Political Activism [Pirate Visions]

The first Pirate to be elected as a representative anywhere in the world is the guest author of this post which talks about political activism. Christian Engström was elected to the European Parliament in 2009 and made a big impact in the international pirate community.  These articles are part of the weekly series ‘Pirate Visions‘ from various prominent international pirates. We asked them to write as […]

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Pirate Visions: A new series of Guest Articles

Pirate Visions: A new series of Guest Articles

As we  approach the Pirate Parties International General Assembly to be held in Warsaw in July there is tension in the international movement. The reasons for this are varied but some of the reasons might be: The disappointing election results in various countries, although this is contrasted by the stunning win in Croatia. The internal strife in some of the larger parties, such as Germany […]

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