On Sunday, December 16th, we will join with the Harvard Law School’s Sex Worker Advocacy Network to organize a vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers. We will meet at 7pm  in front of Boston Police Headquarters at One Schroeder Plaza in Roxbury. Each year, sex workers and their allies gather in events around the globe to mourn those lost to violence, and to renew their commitment to greater rights and safety for all sex workers. We chose this location to emphasize the role of criminalizati...
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The Vigil to End Violence Against Sex Workers will be December 16th. It will be in conjunction with the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. It is sponsored by the Massachusetts Pirate Party and the Harvard Law School's Sex Worker Advocacy Network. The vigil start at 7pm and will be in front of Boston Police Headquarters at One Schroeder Plaza in Roxbury (Boston). The headquarters is between the Roxbury Crossing and Ruggles stops on the MBTA Orange line, and a short walk...
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Election day is today. Polling places are open until 8pm. You can find your polling place at WhereDoIVoteMA.com. If you believe you are registered, but you aren’t listed on the voter rolls, don't walk away. The law says you can demand a provisional ballot and get a receipt. Follow up after the election to make sure they count it, but your vote cannot be counted if you didn’t cast it. When you vote, we ask you to vote yes on Questions 1 and 3 and support any third-party candidate you agree ...
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Malt and James talk about the 2018 elections, especially Questions 1 and 3, which the Pirate Party supports. Vote this Tuesday, Nov. 6. Polls open 7am to 8pm. Links we talked about: Voting: Voting absentee (application due by noon Monday, 11/5) Request an absentee ballot form Find where you vote (enter the address where you are registered) Find your voter registration status Pirate Party info: More about the ballot questions Nov. 17/18 Boston Anarchist Bookfa...
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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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December 17th is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. Each year, sex workers and their allies gather in events around the globe to mourn those lost to violence, and to renew their commitment to greater rights and safety for all sex workers. Here in Boston, the Massachusetts Pirate Party has taken the initiative to organize a vigil around that day. This follows the Party endorsing full decriminalization for consensual sex work, and support for the sex worker community...
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