A Pirate Party Floats on Europe’s Populist Wave

In Iceland, the Pirate Party–co-founded by a poet and sporting a black Viking sail as a logo–is projected to win Saturday’s general election.

A Pirate Party Floats on Europe’s Populist Wave

Populist movements featuring unconventional politicians have been gaining footholds across a reeling Europe. In Iceland, the Pirate Party—co-founded by a poet and sporting a black Viking sail as a logo—now has a chance for power.

2 Comments
  • Jennifer Payne
    Posted at 00:41h, 28 October

    Maybe you should start up a Pirate Party here. I’m in.

  • Shannon Masterson
    Posted at 03:47h, 28 October

    Who founded the “Frog Party”?