Brazil Pirate Party breaks 100k Facebook Followers

Brazil Pirate Party breaks 100k Facebook Followers

The Pirates of Brazil (PPBR) have laid claim to the title of most influential Pirate Party on social media. They recently surpassed 100,000 likes on Facebook. This is far greater than PPBRs nearest friendly Pirate rivals: Pirate Party of Sweden 81,000 Pirate Party of Germany  85,000 and for reference, the international party: Pirate Parties International  10,000 This shows there are more ways to be influential than having Pirate […]

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Pimp Your Social Media With a Pirate Badge

Pimp Your Social Media With a Pirate Badge

With European elections quickly approaching many people want to show their support through social media. One easy way to do this is through displaying a badge on your social media profile. Pirate Times provides an easy way to do this. You can easily modify the “Facebook Picture Tagging Script” to your own needs. The original code (as well as the one modified by us) is […]

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How Visible are Pirate Parties in Their EU Campaigning?

How Visible are Pirate Parties in Their EU Campaigning?

The EU elections will have 15 Pirate Parties campaigning for votes in their countries. Some of the parties have complete visual communications about their participation in the EU elections while some others are a bit more unclear. We looked at their main sites to find how clear their campaigning for the EU elections where at first glance. We also looked at each of the 15 […]

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Send a Friend to NDAA Jail

Send a Friend to NDAA Jail

Icelandic Pirate Birgitta Jónsdóttir is working against the 2012 NDAA (National Defence Authorisation Act) that allows the US military to detain citizens from any country, including US citizens, without limit and without trial. She recently tweeted about an app from DemandProgress that aims to spread awareness and opposition to the act.

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