A Call To Piracy

The Jolly Roger

To keep Patheos’ lawyers happy, let me begin by saying I am not advocating breaking any laws and I am in no way advocating violence.  Law-breaking is rarely necessary and is frequently counterproductive.  If you feel called to non-violent civil disobedience to protest injustice by all means do so, but that’s not what this post is about.I am, however, advocating breaking a hell of a lot of rules.Pirates have a unique place in American culture.  Part noble outlaws, part counterculture indiv … [Read more...]