Where is Bitcoin 10 Years after its Creation?

Bitcoin is now facing a year-on-year loss in value as the cryptocurrency continues to decline. This comes as it is celebrating its tenth birthday. Ten years ago, Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s anonymous founder detailed in a document how Bitcoin would proceed and why it was needed. Almost all of his predictions were incorrect. All of mine…

US Treasury imposes new sanctions on Iran

The US Treasury has announced a new round of sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran. In a continuing effort to punish the country for not being a compliant puppet for US capital, the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has placed further unjust restrictions on trade. The move was announced earlier today. (link) It seems the…

Where is Bitcoin Today?

Where is Bitcoin today? When the cryptocurrency first burst onto the scene there was great hype surrounding it. Those of the libertarian and “anarcho”-capitalist stripe (and some misguided Marxists) were foaming at the mouth. The truly believed that this digital currency was going to be the death of the state and the financial polyopoly that…

Anti-Imperialism Being Censored, First Worldists Silent

The coming mass censorship that many have feared has already arrived. Yet, despite the justified hysteria surrounding it, the reaction to its manifestation has been dead silence. All across Facebook and Twitter, accounts associated with “Iranian propaganda” have been deleted. All across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google Plus, and YouTube, hundreds of Iranian accounts have been…

Turkey Finds Economic Crisis Ally in Qatar

In the face of increasing US sanctions against the country, Turkey has found an unlikely ally in Qatar. Just recently president Trump placed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Turkey in violation of standing agreements. The tariffs are already at 20% and 50% respectively. Ankara has responded by placing their own tariffs on a…