Political Theory of Bitcoin

Bitcoin is not just for libertarians or progressives. It's a system firmly rooted in the republican notion of non-dominance. A collection of 7 posts
What Is Bitcoin Freedom?
Political Theory of Bitcoin

What Is Bitcoin Freedom?

Bitcoin is not just for libertarians or progressives. It's a system firmly rooted in the republican notion of non-dominance.Bitcoin promotes freedom. It enables anyone, anywhere, to send, receive or store their wealth.
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Bitcoin is not just about freedom from interference; it requires active participation
Political Theory of Bitcoin

Bitcoin is not just about freedom from interference; it requires active participation

Advocates praise Bitcoin’s freedom from interference while deriding “positive” freedoms to act on free will. But Bitcoin requires both.Negative freedom (also known as liberal freedom) is freedom from interference. There can
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Freedom and Decentralization
Political Theory of Bitcoin

Freedom and Decentralization

To provide the greatest liberty, power must be separated.Montesquieu wrote his famous book, The Spirit of the Laws, in 1748. He argued that a government must have certain features to provide its
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Proof of Stake: Can we be free under a benign master?
Political Theory of Bitcoin

Proof of Stake: Can we be free under a benign master?

The consensus mechanism used by Bitcoin is the only way to ensure true lasting freedom.Delegated proof-of-stake (DPoS) freedom is under a benign master, proof-of-work (PoW) freedom is from domination. Delegated Proof-of-Stake: Can
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Bitcoin Özgürlüğü nedir?
Political Theory of Bitcoin

Bitcoin Özgürlüğü nedir?

Bitcoin özgürlüğü sadece liberal ve/veya demokratik ideolojiye sahip insanlara hitap eden bir olgu değildir. Bitcoin sadece liberal ve/veya demokratik ideolojiye sahip insanlara hitap eden bir olgu değildir. Bitcoin özgürlüğü, temelinde tahakkümsüzlük
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Cumhuriyetçi Özgürlük Nedir?
Political Theory of Bitcoin

Cumhuriyetçi Özgürlük Nedir?

Özgürlük uzun bir süre negatif ya da pozitif bir kavram olarak algılanmıştır. Negatif özgürlük müdahale, engel ya da kısıtlamanın olmadığı bir duruma göndermede bulunurken, pozitif özgürlük yapılabilmesi muhtemel bir eylemi ifade eder. Tahakkümsüzlük
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What is Republican Freedom?
Political Theory of Bitcoin

What is Republican Freedom?

For a long time, freedom was understood as either a negative or a positive concept. The negative conception of freedom refers to the absence of something, e.g., freedom from interference, barriers, or
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