Tag: palestine

Apr 22 2022

First-Class Bitcoin Self-Sovereignty Using SeedSigner

How an open-source Bitcoin signing device can change lives. SeedSigner provides an alternative for people to use bitcoin in economically oppressed countries.Why Bitcoin Matters In PalestineFadi Elsalameen:At the Bitcoin 2022 Conference, I participated in the “Bitcoin Is Freedom” discussion...

Apr 11 2022

Why Bitcoin Is The Hope And Future Of Activist Movements

At the Bitcoin 2022 conference in Miami, probably the most important panel presented was about global financial inclusion. To many, Bitcoin is not just something of monetary value, but the only technology that can be a tool for freedom, decolonization, autonomy, and peace. The discussion was moderated by the Human Rights Foundation’s (HRF's)...

Mar 01 2022

Israel Seizes 30 Crypto Accounts Used To Fund Hamas – Does This Hurt The Terror Group?

Mar 01 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin crypto crypto news hamas palestine

Israel's Defense Ministry has seized 30 crypto accounts belonging to organizations affiliated with the al-Mutahadun exchange company. The crypto wallets associated with 12 exchange accounts have been linked to the Gaza- based terrorist group Hamas. According to the Times of Israel, Israel's Defense Ministry stated on Feb. 28 that al-Mutahadun aided Hamas' military branch by transmitting huge amount of money per year. The ministry...

Oct 29 2021

Bitcoin Is The Peaceful Protest That Palestinians Need

Oct 29 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture freedom israel palestine peace

With Palestinians excluded from financial services and unable to achieve independence in the fiat system, the country needs Bitcoin.Palestine’s economy is struggling from severe internal and external constraints under the Israeli occupation. Israel-imposed economic and social restrictions...

Jul 22 2021

Can Bitcoin Be Palestine’s Currency Of Freedom?

Bitcoin gives Palestinians a powerful avenue for peaceful protest, and the opportunity to find sovereignty among oppressive economic policies.One day last week I spoke to a Bitcoin user inside the Gaza Strip.He asked to remain anonymous and go by the name Uqab — the Arabic word for “eagle” — as he took a large personal risk to talk to me.We...

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