Malt, James, Steve and Joe give the latest updates on the Massachusetts Pirate Party and discuss news of interest to pirates. Police using mass. keyword searches; Track Me Not browser plug in generate extra random searches for you;Eviction/Foreclosure Moratorium Bill before the legislature;10/17 Worcester Surveillance Mapping Outing.

 

Pirates James, Malt, Steve, Christine and Joe talk about: Court ruling preventing Edward Snowden from being paid book royalties and speaking fees;Trump gets COVID Yes on Questions 1 & 2:Statement;Pirate News Video;Our virtual tech meeting on Saturday, October 10th;Join us in Worcester on Saturday, October 17th to map surveillance cameras;Rally for Julian Assange and a free press: Monday, October 5th, 11am-3pm, UK Consulate, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA

 

James, Steve and Joe come back from a week long hiatus to talk about the latest current events and pirate happenings, including: Dutch hackers got into Trump's Twitter account in October 2016;A reminder to encrypt your email and how to do it;Update on our computer donation drive;Help choose the date for our party conference;Register for the October 17th Worcester surveillance camera mapping meetup;Using Go Map!! on the iPhone;More tips for mapping cameras; Surveillance camera map.

 

Because of it is Labor Day Weekend, we won't record Pirate News tonight. Instead, here are the videos we took of last week's Free The Vaccine protest in Cambridge. Join us this Saturday, the 12th, to map surveillance cameras in Boston.

 

Pirates Steve, Malt and Joe talk about what is going on in Kenosha, WI and Portland, OR including Black Lives Matter protests and police and white supremacist violence.

 

Pirates Steve, James and Joe talk about how account security and monster trucks relate and Trump's call to put police in polling locations. We give an update on our 2020 party conference survey and upcoming events: 2020 party conference survey8/29 tech meetup9/12 and 10/17 surveillance camera mapping outings Our EARN IT Act call-a-thon Monster Truck and Ebay

 

Pirates Malt, James, Steve and Joe talk about the exceptions to the Huawei ban, weird news about a Snowden pardon and the GOP convention's media ban. We rescheduled our EARN IT Act Call-a-thon to 8/20 11am-noon Eastern. More on the Pentagon's exception to the Huawei ban ...

 

Pirates James, Steve, Malt and Joe discuss the latest news of interest to pirates including: GOP banning media from their national convention; our statement on canceling Operation Legend and the use of federal law enforcement officers in cities;eviction/foreclosure moratorium extended to October 17th but two landlords file a court challenge.

 

James, Steve and Joe talk about the latest news: Steve discusses joining the Ride for Black Lives; Joe talks about new travel restrictions from states in the grips of the pandemic; James gives an update on the end of Pandemic Unemployment insurance support, efforts to extend it and Gov. Baker extending the moratorium on evictions and foreclosures until October 17th. He also discusses efforts by Massachusetts Alliance Against Predatory Lending (MAAPL) to get the Housing Stability Act (S2...
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Steve, James, Malt and Joe talk about the latest Massachusetts news. Joe talks about a recent protest in Lowell to defund the police;Steve discusses what Cambridge is doing to encourage affordable housing;James gives the run down on mail-in ballots for the upcoming elections:You should be mailed an application for a mail-in ballot, but if not, get a copy at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleev/early-voting-by-mail.htm;Applications must reach your local election office by August 26 for t...
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