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How They Will Attack Bitcoin: The Hypocritical Shock Campaign of US Monetary Policy

</header> <strong>On July 16, U.S. Department of the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin gave a short press briefing discussing cryptocurrencies and the pressing need for regulation. A 28-minute slodge of alphabet agency soup, studded with calculated mentions of “terrorism” nearly every minute, casual observers were left confused. Are we talking about crypto or biological weapons of …

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What Are Dollars Used for, President Trump? – The Gun Money Known as USD

</header> <strong>Donald Trump has taken to Twitter yet again, and this time he’s talking about bitcoin and the superiority of the United States dollar. Bashing lack of regulation and potential for criminal activity inherent to crypto, Trump claims the U.S. fiat will always be the strongest currency in the world. As empirical evidence goes, however, …

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Trump’s Twitter blocks violate First Amendment rights, appeals court affirms

Enlarge / The Twitter timeline of US President Donald Trump as seen on June 29, 2017, in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Getty | Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto It’s one thing for most of us to block Twitter users who annoy us, but it’s a violation of those users’ First Amendment rights for the president to do so, a federal …

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Trump to lift some restrictions on Huawei as part of China truce

Sponsored Links Amer Ghazzal / Barcroft Media via Getty Images Huawei is getting a partial reprieve from the US trade ban. President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have reached a truce that will remove some restrictions on Huawei buying technology from the US. It’s not certain exactly what will change, but Trump suggested the …

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Trump administration finalizes replacement for Obama’s Clean Power Plan

Enlarge / A truck loaded with coal is viewed at the Eagle Butte Coal Mine, which is operated by Alpha Coal, on Monday May 08, 2017, in Gillette, Wyoming. Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images On Wednesday, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed the “Affordable Clean Energy” rule, known as ACE, to …

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Ongoing Effort to Free Ross Supported by 100 Eminent Organizations and Individuals

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Ross Ulbricht’s clemency petition is closing in on 160,000 signatures stemming from individuals asking U.S. President Donald Trump to pardon Ulbricht. In addition to the vast number of signatures, roughly 100 eminent organizations and well known figures have supported Ulbricht’s effort, many of whom have written a statement on Ulbricht’s behalf in …

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