BREAKDOWN: Bitcoin Isn’t Apolitical, but It Is Nonpartisan

One of bitcoin’s strengths is appealing to the Right and Left, for different reasons.

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On this week’s “Long Reads Sunday,” NLW reads and comments on “Bitcoin Is Apolitical, but Won’t Be Much Longer” by Daniel Kuhn. 

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“The Breakdown” is written, produced by and features Nathaniel Whittemore aka NLW, with editing by Rob Mitchell, research by Scott Hill and additional production support by Eleanor Pahl. Jared Schwartz is our executive producer and our theme music is “Countdown” by Neon Beach. The music you heard today behind our sponsors is “Catnip” by Famous Cats and “I Don’t Know How To Explain It” by Aaron Sprinkle. Image credit: Craig Hastings/Getty Images, modified by CoinDesk. Join the discussion at discord.gg/VrKRrfKCz8

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