The First PPEU Council Meeting: Moving Right Along

The First PPEU Council Meeting: Moving Right Along

This past weekend the PPEU meeting took place in Brussels. This was the first ordinary Council Meeting (General Assembly) of the organization and the main topic was the election of the new board. The founding conference for the European Pirates happened in March last year, where the first chair of the Pirate Party Europe was elected. One of the first agenda items for the Council […]

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Romania Became More democratic. Pirates Allowed to Enter Elections

Romania Became More democratic. Pirates Allowed to Enter Elections

On Thursday, the Pirate Party of Romania (PPRO) won a court case against their government. The court decision removes the requirement of collecting signatures to register a political party. The news media in Romania (including prime-time shows on television) have reported on the court case and explicitly mentions PPRO as driving the initiative behind it. Romania has often been mentioned as having some of the most restrictive legislation for […]

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