Archive by month: July 2011

This Saturday, July 23rd, noon-6pm, we will hold a Pirate Picnic on Georges Island in Boston Harbor.  We are co-hosting it with Boston Freedom of Information.  We hope you will join us. We will have picnic food, games, costume contests, as well as political discussions and trainings.   However, we encourage you to bring your own water, food for yourself and/or to share with others, and of course, your favorite pirate gear. We will be taking the noon ferry from the Boston Long Wharf-North l...
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We have two great events in the Boston area over the next two weekends that we look forward to and a fun opportunity to challenge standard ideas about intellectual privilege (IP) laws. Art Beat in Somerville, this Saturday, July 16th First, like last year, we will be at Art Beat festival in Somerville this Saturday from 12:30pm to 2:30pm.  We will be there to register voters, hand out our regular flier, tell folks about next week's Pirate Picnic, and hand out copies of Nina Paley's Mimi & ...
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It is high time we started asking members and supporters where they think we should focus our efforts.  The first step in that process is to ask for questions we should ask in the survey.  We have our own, but there are doubtless more we haven't thought of but our members want.  Please offer your suggestions on this post or you can suggest things on our Facebook group or dm / @ us or hash tag them as #mppsurvey on Twitter. We plan to send the survey out next week so please get back to us soon...
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In remembrance of Independence Day, we will not be holding our weekly IRC chat tonight and will continue them next Monday, July 11th, at 9:30pm. Meet your new Quartermaster At our last weekly IRC meeting, we elected acting Quatermaster David Hardwick of Wakefield.  Now that we have a quartermaster, we are filing with Massachusetts' Office of Campaign and Political Finance so that we can take loot from individuals who wish to contribute to our efforts. Just as with our Captain and First Offi...
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Hello All, Julian Assange (the founder of Wikileaks) is speaking live as we speak on democracy now.  I thought this may interest many of our supporters and activists, as our party is a strong supporter of freedom of information/freedom of the press and of course freedom on the internet! I have a link to the stream below! Thanks, Chris R


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