Utopian Dystopias

Utopian Dystopias

“Bitcoin is the alpha-omega of private property and voluntary exchange. It lowers the cost of defence whilst increasing the cost of attack. As such it is the central tool in helping us get beyond the great filter.” – Aleks Svetski In tying together...
The Responsibility of Adopting Bitcoin

The Responsibility of Adopting Bitcoin

“The whole idea of Bitcoin is to remove intermediaries from the equation. Trusted third parties are security holes, and unless we want to repeat past mistakes, it is our collective responsibility to eliminate these security holes wherever and whenever we...
Sovereignism Part 1 – Digital Creative Destruction

Sovereignism Part 1 – Digital Creative Destruction

“To state it plainly: Bitcoin is a¬†momen¬≠tous monetary innova¬≠tion enabling a¬†new mode of non-nation-state human organi¬≠za¬≠tion, a ‚Äúpurified‚ÄĚ form of capitalism free of nation-state inter¬≠fer¬≠ence and deserving of its own neolo¬≠gism. Let us call the new mode of...
Trust, That we Need More of

Trust, That we Need More of

“We can already observe some faint light at the end of the tunnel. Savings have been reintroduced into the hands of society. You can save money and the State is unable to influence your funds on the Bitcoin blockchain. Nobody can take your money away, and this creates...
The Separation of Money & State

The Separation of Money & State

“As long as there are money printers, there can be no freedom of expression. Money is the tool we use to express value to each other. Whoever controls the money supply controls the world.” – Knut Svanholm The world became vastly more free when we...
Bitcoin is Time

Bitcoin is Time

“This problem is precisely why all previous attempts of digital cash required a central­ized registry. You always had to trust someone to correctly identify the order of things. A central­ized party was required to keep the time. Bitcoin solves this problem by...