4th of July Bitcoin Financial Independence

Part One: A Declaration of Independence There’s a lot of history one can research when looking at Independence Day. Some historians may refer to the 1940s, or the 4th of July being recognized as a federal holiday; perhaps barbecues or fireworks would enter the conversation. A military historian might delve into the American Revolution of … Read more

Perth Heat Change Sports Forever Bitcoin

Nearly 100 years since the Globetrotters were formed in 1926, the Perth Heat, Australia’s Bitcoin baseball team, is set to change the sport forever, but in a different way. Originally, the Globetrotters played a big role in the breakdown of professional basketball. But some 20,000 wins later, and having played to over 120 million fans … Read more

Bitcoin bear markets are not the same

This is an opinion piece by Anthony Feliciano, Bitcoin event organizer and contributor to Bitcoin Magazine. On Wednesday, June 15, 2022, the Federal Reserve announced a 75 basis point increase in interest rates and possibly another 75 basis point increase in July. Friday, June 17th, bitcoin had a massive sell-off along with the rest of … Read more

Bitcoin Beach Original White Paper

This is an opinion piece by Mike Peterson, a longtime entrepreneur, philanthropist and author who is director of the Bitcoin Beach project. Three years ago I attended a meeting that changed the trajectory of my life. The meeting was with a Bitcoin early adopter and philanthropist consultant who wanted to see Bitcoin used in meaningful … Read more

Finding the Bitcoin Signal Through the Noise

I was struck with a bit of inspiration today when Nathaniel Whittemore covered some hit New York Times pieces targeting Bitcoin in a recent episode of his podcast, “The Breakdown.” The first article tried to challenge Bitcoin’s decentralization using mining statistics from the early days when very few people were mining. A second article by … Read more

Enjoy the price drop, it’s Bitcoin or nothing

This is an opinion piece by Aleks Svetski, author of “The UnCommunist Manifesto”, founder of the Bitcoin’s Times and host of the “Wake Up Podcast with Svetski”. Bitcoin or nothing At times like this, a little written copium, mixed with a little philosophically infused hopium, is exactly what the doctor ordered. Svetski is here to … Read more

Why Service Members Should Buy Bitcoin

The views expressed in this article do not reflect the views of the US Armed Forces, the Department of Defense, or the US government. I have lived with soldiers for almost a decade. Bitcoin seems like a natural fit for the American service member and yet few of them can overcome their skepticism and choose … Read more

African Nations Resisting Bitcoin Only Delay the Inevitable

There are two forward-looking countries on Earth when it comes to Bitcoin: El Salvador and the Central African Republic. These two very different countries on different sides of the globe have come to the same conclusion: Bitcoin is the best money ever invented and adopting it early will be beneficial both for the people of … Read more