Archive by month: June 2016

Thanks to everyone who participated in Pirate Con 2016 last Saturday!  A big thank you to Aaron James for kicking off the conference, to Maya Shaffer for giving the end talk on the problems with Massachusetts FOIA laws and all of our other great speakers. This was the first time we audio streamed one of our conferences.  Thanks to Steve Revilak and Kendra Moyer for making it possible.  We are working on streaming the next conference on video as well.  We are processing the audio and video we ...
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PirateCon 2016 is tomorrow Saturday, June 25th. We have a lot of great speakers and discussion and will be live streaming the audio from it.  It is always better in person of course. It starts at 10am and ends at 6pm.  It will be in the Tent City Community Room, 130 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116. Tent City is across the street from the Back Bay Orange Line MBTA station. Aaron James, Pirate Party candidate for 27th Middlesex State Representative will speak. We will also elect our Pirat...
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A belated thank you for the pirates who marched with us in the Boston Pride Parade this year, to the organizers of the parade, and the thousands of people who marched in it or came out for it. We are looking forward to our upcoming events including Aaron James' campaign for State Representative, PirateCon this weekend, a Western Mass. cryptoparty and Freedom Rally.  Here are a few pictures from the parade.  More are also available or all of them.  

 

PirateCon 2016 is this Saturday, June 25th. It starts at 10am and ends at 6pm.  It will be in the Tent City Community Room, 130 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116. Tent City is across the street from the Back Bay Orange Line MBTA station. Aaron James, Pirate Party candidate for 27th Middlesex State Representative will speak. We will also elect our Pirate Council and three Arbitrators. Sign up if you are interested in running. Registration Registration is $10. Youth under 18 are free. Yo...
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On June 14th, the Aaron James Campaign held a policy kickoff event at the Somerville Armory. You can listen to the event below, or download it as a podcast. The Internet Archive has other formats available. Program 0:00 Chris and Matt on Knowing Aaron 10:37 Adriana and Lori from BSafe 15:24 Noe on LGBT+ issues 23:47 Steve on affordable housing goals 32:33 Pat Tracy on mental health issues 41:36 Jamie on privacy and surveillance 52:51 Aaron, on climate change, gun control and ...
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At PirateCon 2016 on Saturday, we will hold our yearly leadership elections. Up for election are Captain, First Officer, Quartermaster, PR/Media Director, Activism Director, Swarmwise Director and Web/Info Director. We will also elect three Arbitrators who help settle our disputes. If you are interested in running, put your name in nomination. Duties are: Captain: Chair and primary spokesperson of the party. Keeps the party on track and makes sure our work gets done. The person the...
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PirateCon 2016 is only a week away.  It will be Saturday, June 25th at the Tent City Community Room, 130 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116. It starts at 10am and ends at 6pm. Aaron James, Pirate Party candidate for 27th Middlesex State Representative will speak. We will also elect our Pirate Council and three Arbitrators. Sign up if you are interested in running. Registration Registration is $10. Youth under 18 are free. You can pay in advance or just tell us you will attend if you pr...
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Reposted from the Vote Aaron James campaign site.  The event will be Tuesday, June 14th at Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave, Ste 1-C, Somerville, MA 02143. It starts at 6pm and ends at 9:30pm. You’re invited to meet Aaron James, Massachusetts Pirate Party Candidate for State Representative in the 27th District – Somerville, and to contribute to his campaign! The campaign is very pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance and the Parents for Autism Law Enforcem...
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We, of the Massachusetts Pirate Party, send our condolences for victims of the tragic shooting at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida.  We hope for the safety and well-being of victims, survivors and their loved ones.  As a group dedicated to innovation and peaceful civic action, we condemn the targeting of queer folk of color and allies in this horrendous attack.  We are not free until we are all free; we are not safe until we are all safe.   This link (http://bungalower.com/2016/06/12/p...
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Reposted from the Vote Aaron James campaign site.  The event will be Tuesday, June 14th at Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave, Ste 1-C, Somerville, MA 02143. It starts at 6pm and ends at 9:30pm. You’re invited to meet Aaron James, Massachusetts Pirate Party Candidate for State Representative in the 27th District – Somerville, and to contribute to his campaign! The campaign is very pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Patient Advocacy Alliance and the Parents for Autism Law Enforcem...
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