- Massachusetts Pirate PartyCaptain, 2011 - present
James O'Keefe helped found the Massachusetts Pirate Party in 2010. He is its current Captain. Previously, he was the Green-Rainbow Party's
nominee for Treasurer of the Commonwealth in 2002, achieving 8% of the
vote, and 2006, achieving 16% of the vote. Also, he was the Green-Rainbow Party's co-chair in 1999-2000, treasurer in 2000-2001
and membership director in 2007-2008. He helped found the Mystic River
Greens in Cambridge and Somerville.