The Swedish Pirate Party has won one seat in the European Parliment. Yeay! I'm very happy about that.
This is big news out there, outside of Sweden that is. If you search international news for Pirate Party you will find 2496 mentions/stories about the Swedish Pirate Party. That is a lot, so this is a big thing.
There are almost as many articles in the international press about Christian Engström, freshly elected member of the European Parliment for the Pirate Party, as there are about Fredrik Reinfeldt, Swedish Prime minister. The count is: 1315 vs 1793.
Read more here: Nyhetsbrev 2009-06-09 from Rick Falkvinge (in Swedish only)
What does the Pirate Party want then?
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