Home › Activism › Columns › Column: When did we become the ones we weren't? Column: When did we become the ones we weren't? Columns Posted on 2011-02-02 • by Rick Falkvinge 3850 On Feb 4, my second column went live on TorrentFreak, titled “When did we become the ones we weren’t?“. It has since become reference material. Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterest Rick Falkvinge Rick is the founder of the first Pirate Party and a low-altitude motorcycle pilot. He lives on Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany, roasts his own coffee, and as of right now (2019-2020) is taking a little break.