Allegations of Bullying and Backstabbing Discontent Grows Within Pirate Party Ranks

Germany's Pirate Party has been scoring dream results in recent regional elections but the reality of political life appears to be catching up with it. Some members are complaining about backstabbing, bullying and secret deals on appointments in the party that prides itself on transparent decision-making.
Christopher Lang, the former press secretary for the Pirate Party, says that the party has succumb to petty party politics.

Christopher Lang, the former press secretary for the Pirate Party, says that the party has succumb to petty party politics.

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