A common missconception regarding the Pirate Party is that it is about filesharing. It’s not. It’s about integrity and civil liberties. Rick Falkvinge gives a pretty good explanation of what it’s all about in these videos. They’re pretty much the same, but the longer one is much more indepth of what it’s all about. I thought you would enjoy these!
For swedish good reading, here is a text written by someone on the other side of the political scale from my point of view. It’s fascinating how all partys are so conformed in this issue and when they get to the power they totally flip… Isn’t it?