Truly Decentralized Blockchain | Silvio Micali | TEDxMilanoSalon

Truly Decentralized Blockchain | Silvio Micali | TEDxMilanoSalon

Translator: Isabelle Andrieu Reviewer: TEDx Milano Translators The blockchain is decentralised. But everyone knows about it, it’s written on all newspapers. It’s a database organized into blocks that are readable by everyone, everyone can write small data on some pages…

Tunisia’s Thrillingly Boring Elections | Tunisia 4

Tunisia’s Thrillingly Boring Elections | Tunisia 4

Hey There. In July of 2019, Beji Caid Essebsi, the President of Tunisia died. He had been a key consensus figure in the years after Tunisia ejected their 24 year dictator in 2011. Some commenters worried that this would have…

Richard Wolff: Difference between socialism & communism and what they both missed

Richard Wolff: Difference between socialism & communism and what they both missed

But with the Russian Revolution a great change happened. The Russians, through a revolution in 1917, took over, closed the stock market, made industries the property of the government to be run on behalf of all the people, and instituted…

Economic Update: Working Class History and the 2020 Election

Economic Update: Working Class History and the 2020 Election

Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives. I’m your host, Richard Wolff, and today’s program takes into account the fact that Americans are beginning to look into the…

What needs to happen before cryptocurrencies get mainstream adoption with Jamie Skella ⚡️

What needs to happen before cryptocurrencies get mainstream adoption with Jamie Skella ⚡️

What do you feel is key this year for the crypto space to become more attractive to mainstream buyers and just the mainstream world in general? There’s a lot of talk sort of within the community and the industry right…

Bitcoin Q&A: Will governments ban cryptocurrencies?

Bitcoin Q&A: Will governments ban cryptocurrencies?

[QUESTIONER:] According to what you said, Bitcoin is possibly going to be banned .. in the next year, or very strictly controlled. [ANDREAS:] In some places, yes. [QUESTIONER:] For instance, one of these places could be China. [ANDREAS:] Unlikely, but…

David Graeber - what is money?

David Graeber – what is money?

all right about money what does money there's a lot of theories about that HUD which shows you something in itself that there's no king which dominates our entire lives and no one's quite sure what it is but when…