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No IRC meeting this Tuesday

We won't have an IRC meeting on Tuesday. We hope you enjoy Independence Day. Read more

Pirate Council Election Results

We have completed the vote counting and the following people have been elected: Captain - James O'Keefe First Officer - Noelani Kamelamela Quartermaster - Joseph Onoroski Activism Director - Malt Schlitzmann Board of Arbitrators Steve Revilak Moses Sukin Malt Schlitzmann US Pirate Par... Read more

Hearings Today & Tuesday on asset forfeitures, stingrays, drones and police in schools

Got word from our friends at Digital 4th that there will be a mammoth Judiciary Committee hearing at the State House at 1pm, including hearings on several key bills of interest to Pirates. Here is the hearing announcement: The hearing will co... Read more

Today is the last day for Pirate Council nominations

We need people who want to build the Pirate Party and ensure that you have privacy and the government does not. Nominations for our Pirate Council, three Arbitrators and our two representatives to the US Pirate Party, are open until today, Tuesday, May 23rd. The Pirate Council supports local chap... Read more

Pirate Council Nominations Extended to May 23rd

Thanks to everyone who attended PirateCon, especially the volunteers who made it happen.  We were able to get video streaming working and appreciate everyone who watched the live stream.  We recorded all of the conference panels and will post when we have put them up. It looks like Pirates are start... Read more

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Help organize a local Pirate chapter

IRC Meetings Tuesday Night

The Mass. Pirate Party weekly chat is every Tuesday at 9pm, Eastern time. To get on:

  1. Go to
  2. Fill out the web form with the Nickname of your choice and enter #masspirates in the Channel box next to it, then click the Connect button
  3. Start typing and reading

You can also connect via your IRC client at one of the servers listed at

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