Cryptocurrency Might be a Path to Authoritarianism – The Atlantic

Extreme libertarians built blockchain to decentralize government and corporate power. It could consolidate their control instead. … The anti-authoritarian left has profoundly misunderstood the corner into which such an ambitious aspiration paints society.

Source: Cryptocurrency Might be a Path to Authoritarianism – The Atlantic, by Ian Bogost

 

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