Current articles

Syria, Simplified

The concern of western powers in Syria is not the protection of human rights, otherwise we would not be allied with the likes of the Saudi Royal Family nor with Neo-Nazis in Ukraine. The following is a distilled analysis meant for easy consumption, hopefully preventing the dreaded tl;dr response. ... Read more

US Pirate Party Statement on the missile launch against Syria.

On President Donald Trump's orders, US warships launched between 50-60 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian government air base. The US Pirate Party strongly condemns these attacks, and urge the Executive Branch and Congress to end all US intervention in Syria. We further urge all democratically ... Read more

Guest posting from “Secret Transmissions” creator Jeff Wolfe

"Secret Transmissions" creator and "self-identified" Pirate, Jeff Wolfe recently shared an opinion piece coupled with an interview with long time Pirate, Lucia Fiero, currently the Secretary of the national organization. We love Jeff's enthusiasm for us, but we also appreciate his skills as a blogge... Read more

National Meeting, 3/22, 9pm-10pm EST

We will have a national meeting of state parties and state activists on Wednesday, March 22nd. It will start at 9pm and likely end by 10pm, though some of us will stay on to answer questions. It will take place on the #uspp IRC channel at The agenda is at: Read more

Counting the days to Chelsea Manning’s freedom

Originally posted at the Massachusetts Pirate Party blog. I learned recently from Susan McLucas, a long-time local activist for Chelsea Manning, that president Obama commuted Chelsea’s sentence. She will be released from prison on May 17th. I think I speak for most, if not all, Pirates that we ar... Read more

Further information

IRC Meetings 1st Wednesday of Month

The US Pirate Party monthly planning meeting is the first Wednesday at 9pm, Eastern time. To get on:
  • Go to
  • 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