The Pirate Party in Manchester. Looking forward to the Ancoats and Clayton By-election, December 2013

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Policy Process – Set the Agenda for #GE2015

We are running our policy process for 2015 now! This process will run until the 21st of March online and offline and will allow the party to make sure its positions are expanded and up to date, and up to scratch for the General Election. To get it right, we need your help. The last time we did this, we received enough contributions to not only fill a national manifesto, but also to distill down what the Pirate Party stand for in seven simple principles. We saw in action from the ov...
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Pride – Looking Forward, and Looking Back.

I'd like to thank Josh and everyone else who helped organise the Geek Pride contingent at Manchester's Pride Parade and all those turned out to support us. It was a really fun day, fantastic to see so many people along the route, and the geek presence and placards certainly brought a lot of smiles to people's faces. It's nice to do something which has a political aim which also makes people happy. And Pride is political. The weekend has thrown up more examples of why it's still necessary,...
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LGBT Manifesto

I’m really pleased to announce that I have launched my LGBT manifesto for Manchester Central. Marching again in Manchester Pride yesterday with geek pride and seeing such a great reception from thousands of people really brought home how far we have come, and how much work there still is to do, my LGBT Manifesto should show what I think we can do next. The manifesto picks up on some of the things we campaigned on here earlier this year in Manchester during the local elections, these are t...
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Ideas for Manchester

I'm really happy to launch our manifesto for the Manchester Central by-election coming up in November. In the months ahead the reality of the financial crisis and cuts will bite, Manchester is already feeling it. We are in a dire position, but I'm setting out what we need to do about the economy and jobs. We need to have the imagination to use the talent we have here to build jobs with a living wage. And there must be no repeat of mistakes of the credit crunch- I'm calling for real powers...
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