[pp.int.general] Pirate Party from Spain.
david.arcos at gmail.com
Thu May 14 18:55:22 CEST 2009
On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 5:49 PM, Nicolas Sahlqvist <nicco77 at gmail.com>wrote:
> Hi Enrique,
> You meant to say you are the international public relations
> coordinator for the Spanish Pirate Party I think.
> Great to see that you are are putting international relationships back
> on the agenda, perhaps you can tell us what is going on in Spain at
> the moment? I know Telefónica (partly state owned telephone and ISP
Telefonica was owned by the state, but not anymore (since 1997!)
> decided to blocked Skype recently since they have there own
> VoIP service,
never heard of that.
> is this a issue for PP.es?
Please, don't call us "PP.es". PP stands for Partido Popular: http://pp.es/
They are a conservative, extreme-right-wing, retrograde and homophobic
political party in Spain (and still, they are the second most voted party).
Just imagine: Spanish trolls try to offend us by nicknaming us "PPirata".
What other issues do you have on the table?
Quite a lot:
* SGAE (Spanish RIAA) has being very aggressive recently -
* Our new Culture Minister comes right from the lobby and want to "put some
order in the internet"
* While we have full rights to share multimedia (non-commercially), they
want to take out this right
* Our internet access really sucks. The government wants to apply the
3-strikes. Oh, and they want to put a tax on our ISP bills, to pay the
* We could not get into the EU elections, so we are preparing for the local
ones. We are making Territorial Associations in some Spanish regions, in
order to grow bottom-to-top.
BTW: Welcome and good luck! :)
> - Nicolas
> On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 5:03 PM, Raquero <enrique at errea.es> wrote:
> > Hi:
> > My name is Enrique Errea a.k.a. ninHer, former public
> relations, now
> > coordinator of the international pirate party in Spain. After introduce
> > myself, i hope to start a more tightly contact among all pirate parties
> > over EU, after this disgraced fatcs accured in France.
> > Best regards.
> > ninHer.
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