Archive by month: August 2015

We here at MPP would like to invite you all to join us at a public hearing this coming September 22 before the House Agriculture Committee about Massachusetts’ GMO labeling bill, H. 3242. Support GMO labelling? Great! Come on out! But if you are one of the people who is on the fence about GMO regulation, or if you are outright pro-GMO, this article is directed toward you. There is a lot of talk in the media of folks who are anti-GMO being anti-science. The commercial media, which remember,...
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We are starting a quarterly newsletter and would like your submissions. If you have any news articles or links to share for a September publishing of our first quarterly newsletter please send them to Kendra Moyer. We are working with Scribus publishing software that you can find on http://www.scribus.net/. It allows us to collaborate more easily. Possible ideas: Pirate Party Mission and Goals Brief History of the Pirate Party Who we are Upcoming Pirate Party Events Update on ...
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There will be a cryptoparty in Somerville on Wednesday, August 26th. It will be from 6-9pm at Parts and Crafts, 577 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA 02143. The current topic is setting up and using I2P as an alternative to Tor. It will also have key signing and there will be people who are happy to answer your computer and networking security questions. Hope you can make it! Help promote it locally with these funky flyers. Please note that photography and video recording of participants i...
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            We're there every year because it's a great time and a good opportunity to meet activists (aka future pirates!) We will be tabling at the 26th Freedom Rally on September 26th and 27th. It will be on Boston Common and both days are currently scheduled from noon to 8pm. This is our sixth year at Freedom Rally and fifth year tabling at it. We hope you will help us make it a success. What is the Freedom Rally? An opportunity for a...
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Using the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) hack as an excuse, Congress is trying to ram through CISA, 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 warrant. Data that would be automatically shared with the NSA and a host of other government agencies. Even the Department of Energy which has a...
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