US Infrastructure Bill Hurts Privacy, Innovation & Decentralization
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US Infrastructure Bill Hurts Privacy, Innovation & Decentralization

Source: Adobe/DEN_EFCThe US Senate draft of President Joe Biden’s infrastructure bill “contains a poorly crafted provision that could create new surveillance requirements for many within the blockchain ecosystem” – potentially including developers and other entities who do not control digital assets on behalf of users, according to Rainey Reitman, Chief Program Officer for the Electronic…

How International Fiat Fund Hurts Cash-Strapped Countries (FYI, El Salvador)
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How International Fiat Fund Hurts Cash-Strapped Countries (FYI, El Salvador)

The IMF’s Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva. Source: A screenshot, Instagram/the_imfIn this commentary, Bernhard Reinsberg, Lecturer in International Relations at the University of Glasgow, and Thomas Stubbs, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the Royal Holloway, University of London, argue that many of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) programmes are never completed because they’re unworkable. Moreover,…