Young Pirates Surveil Government Officials at Security Conference

Young Pirates Surveil Government Officials at Security Conference

The Swedish Pirate Party’s youth organisation Young Pirates recently visited a security conference in Sälen, Sweden – and took the opportunity to track a hundred government officials, politicians, journalists and others through an open WiFi network. The annual Society and Defence conference always attracts a number of prominent guests, including top politicians, government officials, journalists, and top leaders of the mass surveillance establishment. The conference frequently gets its publicity stunts […]

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Swedish Prime Minister Calls Off March Snap Election

Swedish Prime Minister Calls Off March Snap Election

The Swedish Prime Minister has now officially called off the planned snap election originally set for March, 2015. The snap election, which came from a cabinet crisis after the September elections, would have been the first snap election in Sweden for over half a century. The past month has been a tumultuous one for the Swedish Pirate Party. In early December, long-standing party leader Anna Troberg […]

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Primer Ministro Sueco Cancela las Elecciones Previstas Para Marzo

Primer Ministro Sueco Cancela las Elecciones Previstas Para Marzo

El primer ministro sueco, ahora ha cancelado oficialmente la elección anticipada prevista inicialmente para marzo de 2015. La elección anticipada, producto de una crisis de gabinete después de las elecciones de septiembre, habría sido la primera elección anticipada en Suecia desde hace más de medio siglo. El mes pasado ha sido un año tumultuoso para el Partido Pirata sueco. A principios de diciembre, la lider […]

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Swedish Pirate Party at 3.1 % in Polls for EU Elections

Swedish Pirate Party at 3.1 % in Polls for EU Elections

The polls have started coming in for the Swedish parties in the upcoming European elections of May 25th. The Pirate Party continues to increase steadily, now at 3.1 %. The first poll, conducted in January, listed the Pirate Party at a mere 1.3 %, followed by additional polls at 1.5 % and 2.7 %. The latest poll, conducted by Skop and released on May 5th, […]

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Swedish Pirate Party Increases in Opinion Polls

Swedish Pirate Party Increases in Opinion Polls

The Swedish Pirate Party is rising in the latest opinion poll for the election to the European Parliament in May, now at 3%, compared to 1.3% in February. According to a new poll conducted by SKOP, 3% of Swedes would vote for the Pirate Party if the European elections were held today. While this is a rise from the February figures of 1.3% and 1.5% […]

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