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The for-profit prison industry lies at the heart of all the problems plaguing our society. With a financial incentive to criminalize their populace, a government enacts harsher laws, instructs police to gather up "undesirables," and makes felons of the working class. As long as the rich can profit from your arrest, there will be no social progress, no increase in freedom, no reprieve from police brutality until we put an end to this. If you can, it is vitally important that you come to Boston o...
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If you’re upset about the forced internment of children, you’ll probably be upset to learn that the monsters who profit from these crimes are coming to Boston August 1-6. A coalition of community groups are arranging a series of actions to let these monsters know how we feel about them. If you’d like to take part, NoMoreCages has arranged a phone zap tomorrow to convince area hotels not to work with the American Correctional Association. Read more about them here. Register here&nbs...
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Trump expanded Obama's attack on whistleblowers. We must support defenders of free speech and government transparency. To fail to do so now will embolden those who would limit our First Amendment right to know what our government does in our name. Here are ways you can support Chelsea Manning, Reality Winner, Wikileaks and Julian Assange: How to Support Chelsea Manning Chelsea needs donations for her legal defense. You can donate at https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/chelsea-mannin...
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Our next tech meeting is this Saturday, July 13th from 11am to 1pm. It will be in Arlington. Email us for the location and directions. If you are interested in helping, you can also join our mailing Democracy and Dogfood (Tech) committee email list at https://lists.mayfirst.org/mailman/listinfo/democracy_masspirates.org.

 

The Worcester Pirate Meetup will be Sunday, April 28th, 4:30-7:30pm. It will be at the Worcshop, rear entrance, 1168, 233 Stafford St, Worcester. The Somerville Pirate Meetup will be Saturday, May 18th, 10:30am-1:45pm. It will be at the Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Ave. At both events we will discuss our plans for 2019, work on our platform for the 2020 elections and teach people how to run for office and protect their privacy. We will have to pay to rent the Worcshop, so if you...
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We are electing our Pirate Council in April. Positions include Captain, First Officer, Quartermaster, PR/Media Director, Activism Director, Swarmwise Director, Web/Info Director, three Arbitrators and two representatives to the US Pirate Party. The election schedule is: Nominations due by Monday, April 8thBallots sent out by Friday, April 12thBallots due back for vote counting by Tuesday, April 23rd We will use the same voting mechanism we used in our previous election. Voters will be ema...
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The Lowell Pirate Meetup is today, Saturday, March 23rd, 2pm-4:45pm. It will be at the Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St, Lowell. We will discuss our plans for 2019, work on our platform for the 2020 elections and teach people how to run for office and protect their privacy. It is on the #6 and #7 buses. Were planning the Worcester Pirate Meetup for Saturday, April 27th. The May meetup will be Saturday, May 18th. It will be at the Somerville Public Library from 10:30am to 1:45p...
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We are electing of our Pirate Council in April. Positions include Captain, First Officer, Quartermaster, PR/Media Director, Activism Director, Swarmwise Director, Web/Info Director, three Arbitrators and two representatives to the US Pirate Party. The election schedule is: Nominations due by Monday, April 8th Ballots sent out by Friday, April 12th Ballots due back for vote counting by Tuesday, April 23rd We will use the same voting mechanism we used in our previous election. Voters...
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Our next tech meeting will be this Sunday, December 9th, from 1pm to 3pm. We will setup our voting system so pirates can revise our platform. It will be at 25 Moore St., Somerville. Call 617-447-0210 if you need directions.

 

Some important updates regarding the vigil on December 16th, in conjunction with the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers: The Harvard Law School's Sex Worker Advocacy Network, which has been doing research on a possible lawsuit, has joined us as a co-sponsor. We welcome the folks at HLS SWAN, and look forward to seeing more groups and individuals get on board! The location for the event will be Boston Police Headquarters at One Schroeder Plaza in Roxbury. This location was ...
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