Cryptocurrency has the potential to liberate millions of people from the government’s money system, but there are some who want to use that very tool for evil instead of good.
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As inflation rages on, many people regard cryptocurrency as a silver bullet to escape the tyranny of fiat currency. But what happens when government tries to take over that tool for its own purposes?
CBDC is not so much a new type of money as it’s a direct path to tyranny, with no need for 1984’s torture of people and words, the public health compliance drugs of Brave New World, or the mass censorship of Fahrenheit 451.
Matt Kibbe and Blockchain technologist Cody Marx Bailey continue their discussion of the secure, decentralized technology that has the potential to change the world.
Giving governments access to better surveillance tools is one of the crypto community's biggest fears about a CBDC.
Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock, explains the blockchain and why it is so much more than just bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Everyone's talking about Bitcoin and blockchain, but who understands how it really works? Libertarian writer Jeffrey Tucker does, and he sat down with Matt Kibbe to explain the enormous implications of this new technology.
Paper money is nearly costless to produce, and has destroyed so much for so many centuries.
In the Bitcoin community, you dare not show signs of wealth. Someone might think you are poor.
In the panic rush, let's pause to consider the meaning of it all.