Cryptocurrencies and cypherpunks: leading a scientific rebellion against the mainstream economy

In this blog post, Saurlin Siagian and Vinsensius Sitepu show how Bitcoin and blockchain technologies are rooted in a quest for social justice.

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are becoming increasingly popular, especially among young ‘digital natives’ who are living a significant part of their lives online. But besides helping smooth the transition to a physical-digital life, cryptocurrencies are also changing the world in a different way.

This is the first of a two-part blog post on cryptocurrencies.

Read the full blog post: 'Cryptocurrencies and cypherpunks: leading a scientific rebellion against the mainstream economy'

Researcher
Saurlin Siagian
Biography
Chairperson of HARI (The Institute for Forest and People Studies) in Indonesia.
Researcher
Vinsensius Sitepu
Biography
Chief editor of the website www.blockchainmedia.id
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