Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Pirate Party emerged as a political platform in Sweden in 2006 and the model of the Sweden's party inspired many political activists. Today more than 60 pirate parties are active worldwide, promoting digital rights such as freedom of information and privacy protection. Moreover, since 2010 the organization Pirate Parties International unites political parties with similar goals around the world. Learn more about the pirate parties, their main tenets and history in this book.