United States Pirate Party


Current articles

December 2017 PNC Meeting

This announcement is a bit late, but tonight, (12/13/2017), the PNC is meeting is happening, at 9PM Eastern time. The agenda is ready at this link: https://pnc.piratenpad.de/PNC-2017-12-13 For information on how to connect to the meeting, please see the sidebar. We hope to see you there! Read more

On H.R. 1, the Tax Reconciliation Act of 2017

Many have heard about the recent tax bill that passed in the Senate in the early hours of this morning. There are reports that lobbyists got copies of the bill before the Senators who were actually voting on it. Then, without enough time for Senators to even read the bill, H.R. 1 was passed with a... Read more

October 2017 PNC Meeting

This post serves as an announcement for the next meeting of the PNC, to be held over IRC on October 11, 2017 The pad is ready at this link: https://pnc.piratenpad.de/PNC-2017-10-12 If you DO NOT HAVE a PNC Piratenpad account, go to https://pnc.piratenpad.de/ and click on Request New Account, a... Read more

Battle for the Net – Stand Up for Net Neutrality!

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) wants to destroy net neutrality and the open Internet. They want to give big cable companies control over what we see and do online. If they get their way, they’ll allow widespread throttling, blocking, censorship, and extra fees. Today, Wednesday, July 12th, we join with the Internet and some of its biggest sites to come together to stop them. Read more

11th Anniversary!

This week we are celebrating the 11th anniversary of the founding of the United States Pirate Party! Happy birthday, USPP! We are also making the formal announcement of our new board: Liz Gorski, chair, Meg Crochan, vice-chair, and Lucia Fiero, secretary. We hope that the coming year we are able ... Read more

Further information

IRC Meetings

The US Pirate Party holds monthly planning meeting over IRC, with dates announced a week in advance.

To participate in the meetings:

  • Go to webchat.pirateirc.net
  • Fill out the web form with the Nickname of your choice and enter #uspp in the Channel box next to it, then click the Connect button
  • Start typing and reading

You can also connect via your IRC client at one of the servers listed at http://pirateirc.net/servers.

It is also recommended that you register your nick.