United States Pirate Party


Current articles

Welcome New Officers!

At our January 28th IRC meeting we elected new officers: Chairperson - Meg Cochran: sayyida@pp-wisconsin.netVice Chair - Joseph Onoroski: Joseph.P.Onoroski@gmail.comSecretary - Joseph Klein: bosun@wipp.coop Much thanks to them for stepping up to chart a new direction for the US Pirate Party. ... Read more

Happy Public Domain Day!

From the Massachusetts Pirate Party: For the first time in 20 years, new works will enter the public domain in the United States. Copyrighted works entering the public domain were put on hold by the Copyright Term Extension Act of 1998, aka the the Mickey Mouse Protection Act, which extended the... Read more

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

Further information

Free USPP Book: No Safe Harbor

Free USPP Book: No Safe Harbor

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.