Electoral gains for Pirate Party in Berlin

In Berlin, Pirates have won 9% of the vote, and now have 15 seats in the city-state’s legislature.  This kind of gradual integration of supposedly “fringe” issues into mainstream politics is valuable, and also impossible in an electoral system like the US has.

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Zane Selvans

A former space explorer, now trapped on Earth. Just trying to make sure we don't blow up our one and only spaceship.

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