“The Nation State is Not Prepared for Something Like This” - Jeffrey Tucker Interview

“The Nation State is Not Prepared for Something Like This” - Jeffrey Tucker Interview

Jeffrey discovered Bitcoin only in February of 2013, and has written some 20 articles on the topic since that time, mainly because its emergence challenged much of what he thought he knew about money, banking, and entrepreneurship. Jeffrey has been a vocal supporter of Bitcoin and is the CLO of Liberty.me. The Coin Telegraph: As you mentioned in Liberty.me’s IndieGoGo campaign, the wants of liberty-minded people have finally found a convergence point with available technology. How much do you imagine this technology will nudge others toward liberty-minded pursuits? Jeffrey Tucker: In the....

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