LIVEBLOGGING: Uk Pirate Party Local Elections 2012

Because of the fun of the last liveblogging session, I’m going to try and liveblog the election. Mostly, it’ll using on the 8 candidates put up by the UK Pirate Party, but also Steve Radford’s (Liberal party) campaign, for Mayor of Liverpool – the man who got me started in politics. Because of the fun […]
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Interview with A Pirate Researcher

A little over two weeks ago, I had  a very interesting meeting with a Swedish researcher doing a study on “Piracy as an ideological movement”. As we as a movement gain more traction, there will doubtless be more, but this is the first one to have really contacted me, and been serious about the project. […]
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The REAL Voter Fraud

If you ask people about voter fraud, most will admit it’s a serious issue, and it IS. People casting votes they’re not entitled to is a serious problem around the country, and something needs to be done about it. What’s currently being done is NOT the solution though. Current Voter Fraud proposals don’t address the […]
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No Safe Harbor NOW AVAILABLE!

A little over two weeks ago, I let slip about a little book coming out. Called No Safe Harbor, it featured two of my essays, one that had been here before, the other written specially for the book. It is NOW AVAILABLE TO BUY Unfortunately, I posted the book info to slashdot, and it’s… well, […]
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Republican Caves to Homophone Pressure

You would think that a job based on public perceptions, and paying a fortune ($174,000/year) of taxpayer money would take the time to do their job properly, or at least employ someone who can pass middle-school English class. It seems not. A tweet from Freshman Republican Austin Scott [R-GA8] has cause to question the competency […]
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First Look – No Safe Harbor

On January 15 24 (publisher issues), the United States Pirate Party (USPP) will be launching its first book, titled No Safe Harbor: Essays about Pirate Politics. It will not only be offered in eBook formats free of charge, but you can buy it in paperback from Amazon.com On January 15 24 (publisher issues), the United States Pirate […]
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