BTC071: How Fiat Blinds Bitcoin's Importance w/ Alex Gladstein (Bitcoin Podcast)

IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:12:30 - Recently the Senate is directing the State Department to investigate the economic impact Bitcoin is having on El Salvador - what is going on here?34:09 - What interview was the most memorable for Alex's new book?35:10 - Alex's thoughts on how financial privilege blinds people to Bitcoin's true impact.50:04 - Alex's comments on the cypherpunk movement and why it was so important to Bitcoin's foundation.01:02:00 - Bitcoin's privacy problem.01:11:40 - Why are so many people with power in the world reverting to tactics of control?*Disclaimer: Slight timestamp discrepancies may occur due to podcast platform differences.BOOKS AND RESOURCESAlex Gladstein's new book: Check Your Financial Privilege.Alex's Twitter.Allen Farrington and Sacha Meyer's new book: Bitcoin is Venice.New to the show? Check out our We Study Billionaires Starter Packs.Are you looking to start investing? Check out our article on How to Invest in Stocks: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners.Find Pros & Fair Pricing for Any Home Project for Free with Angi.Get in early on medical technology, breakthroughs in ag-tech and food production, solutions in the multi-billion dollar robotic industry, and so much more with a FREE OurCrowd account. Open yours today.Find people with the right experience and invite them to apply to your job. Try ZipRecruiter for FREE today.Every 28 seconds an entrepreneur makes their first sale on Shopify. Access powerful tools to help you find customers, drive sales, and manage your day-to-day. Start a FREE fourteen-day trial right now!Invest in the $1.7 trillion art market with Masterworks.io. Use promo code WSB to skip the waitlist.Confidently take control of your online world without worrying about viruses, phishing attacks, ransomware, hacking attempts, and other cybercrimes with Avast One.Get access to some of the most sought-after real estate in the U.S. with Crowdstreet.Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small businesses! The Chambers Plan evolves with the way you work and live while keeping the rates stable. Opt for the simple, stable, and smart choice for your business.Take advantage of a free mortgage review and learn about custom loans that can save you big money with American Financing.Be part of the solution by investing in companies that are actively engaged in integrating ESG practices with Desjardins.Live local in Melbourne and enjoy $0 Stamp Duty*!Reclaim your health and arm your immune system with convenient, daily nutrition. Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase.Get the most from your bitcoin while holding your own keys with Unchained Capital. Begin the concierge onboarding process on their site. At the checkout, get $50 off with the promo code FUNDAMENTALS.The interval fund, a breakthrough innovation. Only at Mackenzie.See the all-new 2022 Lexus NX and discover everything it was designed to do for you. Welcome to the next level.Support our free podcast by supporting our sponsors.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


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