Massachusetts Pirate Party

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Stop CISA!

Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted 307-116 to pass the Protecting Cyber Networks Act.  This bill is CISPA all over again, except that President Obama won't veto it.  Four of nine Massachusetts Reps. voted for it: Neal, Kennedy, Moulton & Keating. The Senate equivalent, the Cybersec... Read more

Stop Fast Track in Congress!

Already oppose Fast Track, TPP & TTIP? Help stop them! Thursday Congressional leaders put forward a bill to "Fast Track" the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) deals. If passed, TPP & TTIP would enshrine some of the worst proposals... Read more

PirateCon Posters Available

We have some PirateCon 2015 posters you can print out and put up in your city, town or campus. Both are PDFs. Thanks to Kate & Kendra for putting them together. Please post widely! More information about the conference and how to register is at the PirateCon 2015 page... Read more

Rick Falkvinge will speak at PirateCon

Rick Falkvinge, founder and first leader of the Swedish Pirate Party, will speak at our party conference on April 25th. Registration is open. The cost is $10. Youth under 18 are free. If you are under 18 or want to pay at the conference, please register with this form. You can find out the sc... Read more

Tell Senators Warren & Markey to Oppose CISA

Yet again, Congress is trying to ram through a new network security bill that is long on surveillance and light on privacy protection. Like the CISPA bill of years past, CISA, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (S.754), would allow companies to disclose data to the government without warra... Read more

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Stop CISA!

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IRC Meetings Thursday Night

The Mass. Pirate Party weekly chat is every Thursday at 9pm, Eastern time. To get on:

  1. Go to
  2. Fill out the web form with the Nickname of your choice and enter #masspirates in the Channel box next to it, then click the Connect button
  3. Start typing and reading

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