BTC023: Bitcoin's International Impact w/ Alex Gladstein (Bitcoin Podcast)

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IN THIS EPISODE, YOU'LL LEARN:

  • Alex got started in Bitcoin many years ago
  • How the Human Rights Foundation (HRF) thinks Bitcoin can help
  • Bitcoin, hashing, and China
  • What are the biggest barriers to entry for people in less fortunate areas
  • Bitcoin in Venezuela, Turkey and other areas that have high levels of debasement
  • Lightning network versus on chain Bitcoin
  • Alex's thoughts on privacy compared to other tokens
  • Banning Bitcoin and the impact for the countries that have tried

BOOKS AND RESOURCES:

  • Alex's Twitter
  • The Human Rights Foundation
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