Copyright campaign against LEGO

Copyright campaign against LEGO

As a result of an election spot used by the Czech Pirate Party the party found themself confronted with a preliminary injunction to take this spot down. While they are waiting for the court ruling they started a campaign against LEGO.

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Pirate Party Russia hosts upcoming PPI Assembly

Pirate Party Russia hosts upcoming PPI Assembly

The upcoming General Assembly of Pirate Party International (PPI) will be held in Kazan, Russia. So decided the PPI board on January 8 2013. The conference will be held in a weekend in April and will be the first one held outside of the European Union.

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Music industry seeks to ruin Pirate Party leaders

Music industry seeks to ruin Pirate Party leaders

The Pirate Party of the United Kingdom has been threatend by the music industry for hosting a Pirate Bay proxy. Also their leaders have been threated on personal level that they would be finacially ruined. Similar the same has happend to the Pirate Bay of the Netherlands and both parties are in need of donations.

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Introduction of the Pirate Party of Catalonia

Introduction of the Pirate Party of Catalonia

At the last General Assembly of the Pirate Parties International three new parties received full membership status. One of them was the Pirate Party of Catalonia, which we will introduce at this point. For the Pirate Party of Catalonia Muriel Rovira Esteva answered our questions. Pirate Times: How is it possible that the Pirate Party of Spain and the Pirate Party of Catalonia are members […]

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Introduction of the Pirate Party Croatia

Introduction of the Pirate Party Croatia

At the last General Assembly of the Pirate Parties International three new parties received full membership status. One of them was the Pirate Party of Croatia, which we will introduce at this point. For the Pirate Party of Croatia Ivan Voras answered our questions. Interviewer: Will the Pirate Party of Croatia participate in any upcoming elections? Please tell us about your expectations for the next […]

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You can participate in European politics

You can participate in European politics

In the last week of June, a group of 20 young pirates from Germany traveled to Brussels for a visit to the European Parliament and the European Commission. The group had many meetings with lobbyists and representatives of different organizations during their stay in Brussels. One of the meetings was an hour of discussion with Joachim Ott, who is responsible for citizen participation in the […]

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