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"60 million people will be driven into extreme poverty." Will it help bitcoin?

21 May 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Kluma

The world Bank has predicted a deterioration in the world's economic situation due to the coronavirus pandemic. Will this lead to an increase in demand for cryptocurrencies, as is happening in countries where the population is losing confidence in na...

Cryptocurrency & Smart Contracts: How the World is Changing

10 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments TrevorFrench

At this point, you have likely heard of cryptocurrencies paired with stories of wild speculation; however, there is much more to the phenomenon than just fortune-hunters. Intelligent developers across the globe are leveraging the underlying blockcha...

Protect Our Workers

6 May 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Jaemoney

A good few weeks ago we started getting reports that workers in slaughterhouses and meat plants were getting rapidly sick with COVID-19. Many operations all across the United States by companies like Tyson, Smithfield, JBS and Cargill began experienc...

Be the Cause, not the Effect

5 May 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Jaemoney

I was chatting to a friend recently, and he is always talking about the things he is doing to improve himself. Sometimes what he mentions sounds totally weird, but many times what he mentions is totally Brilliant.   This time he mentioned this idea o...

Is this a bull run?

3 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Gregor-Flyge

Hi, I wanted to show you the one simple chart above. I connected the low of 2015 with the low of 2018 (red fib circle) and the high of 2017 with the high of 2019 (green fib circle). We can see that Bitcoin managed to stay in the green rings and didn...

Presidential Stock Market Returns

3 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments TrevorFrench

Can the performance of U.S. presidents be measured by stock market performance? How has the market performed throughout the tenure of various presidents? The following representation displays the returns of the S&P 500 during each of the presidential...

Why I don't believe the NZ economy will break

1 May 2020 4 minute read 6 comments lowededwookie

https://youtu.be/Jd7L3bUJafU First I need to make the statement that I am not an expert with economies. Frankly I despise money because it makes me have to go to work just so that I can pay someone else. I see little of my money that I've worked hard...

The World Health Organization and Political Entropy

1 May 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Coty Reh

In March of 2020, Vijaya Gadde, Head of the Legal, Policy, and Trust division of Twitter, and Matt Derella wrote a post outlining Twitter’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. They explained Twitter would be expanding its definition of harm to include...

Ep. 20 with Jeff Deist of the Mises Institute

28 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Cypherpunk Scribe

In this episode Chaz, Mitch, and Erik are joined by Jeff Deist who is the current president of the Mises Institute, where he serves as a writer, public speaker, and advocate for property, markets, and civil society. He previously worked as a longtime...

China's Economy Shrinks by 6.8% in First Quarter

18 Apr 2020 1 minute read 2 comments AverageVancouverite

  Amid the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, the Chinese economy shrank by 6.8% in the first quarter of 2020, marking the first economic contraction since the world's second largest economy started recording quarterly figures in 1992. Official governmen...