2016: The Year That Icelandic Pirates Shook The System

2016: The Year That Icelandic Pirates Shook The System

2016 will be remembered for the unprecedented and monumental acceptance of the pirate movement by citizens at a national level! We are very happy to see that the first decade of the pirate movement was completed and celebrated by a great electoral success; The officially recorded 14.48% of the votes in favor of the Pirate party of Iceland (PP-IS), on last October’s parliamentary elections! PPIS reached […]

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Pirates Elected to Office [Pirate History]

Pirates Elected to Office [Pirate History]

When asked why he started a political party Rick Falkvinge answered “Because activism is not enough”. Since the formation of the first Pirate Party in Sweden in 2006 millions of votes have been cast and hundreds of Pirates have been elected. They are now representing their voters in local councils, national parliaments and the European Parliament. Below is a list of Pirates who have, and still […]

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