The surge in popularity of the once-fringe Pirate Party comes as little surprise — recent polls suggest almost half the nation supports them.

Iceland’s anti-establishment Pirate Party continues to lead nationwide polls as the most popular choice for the next elections. The party — whose policies include internet freedom, drug decriminalization, and open democracy — has consistently led the polls for the last year and, as a result, has secured more funding than any of its rivals.

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Source: Iceland’s Biggest Political Party Is Now The Pirate Party

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