The Dutch elections are here and it looks like it might be the final win Pirates have been looking for. They’ve managed to get seats int he European Partliament, in state and local elections, but to date seats in a national parliament have eluded pirates.
However, the dutch Pirate Party, Piratenpartij, has been forcast to take a number of seats in this election. Our coverage includes some dutch party members, helping to keep non-dutch speaking pirates informed.
The liveblog starts at 1800hrs European time (1600UTC, midday US Eastern) and will go on until there’s no more news (or 4am European time, whichever is earlier)