Category: Donald Trump

Purging Today’s Freedom Activists: Why Big Tech’s Censorship Isn’t Directed Solely at Trump Supporters

Purging Today’s Freedom Activists: Why Big Tech’s Censorship Isn’t Directed Solely at Trump Supporters

There’s been a lot of unrest in the U.S. and just before the presidential election’s electoral vote, Big Tech took action and censored a great number of individuals and even competing social media platforms. Moreover, even after President Biden’s first few days in office, social media apps continued to purge dissent. On January 22, Facebook […]

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Trump Pardons ex-Ripple Board Member But Skips Snowden, Ulbricht, and Assange

Trump Pardons ex-Ripple Board Member But Skips Snowden, Ulbricht, and Assange

During his last full day in office, US President Donald Trump issued 73 pardons and commuted the sentences of 70 others. Some of the individuals that received pardons include Trump’s former campaign advisor Steve Bannon, ex-Ripple board member Ken Kurson, and rapper Lil Wayne. However, the names of Edward Snowden, Ross Ulbricht, and Julian Assange […]

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Jack Dorsey Defends the Ban on President Trump’s Twitter Account and Praised Bitcoin

Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey has issued a statement in which he defended the social media’s decision to ban the account of US President Donald Trump. Interestingly, the executive also took a moment to praise bitcoin’s decentralized nature, saying that the Internet should strive to be more like it. The History Of Trump’s Social Media Bans […]

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Trump Bans Chinese Payment App Giants Alipay and Wechat- Order Could Steer Billions of Dollars Toward Bitcoin

Trump Bans Chinese Payment App Giants Alipay and Wechat- Order Could Steer Billions of Dollars Toward Bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies may see a boost between China and the U.S., as the American president Donald Trump has signed an executive order banning financial transactions with eight China-based payment applications. Following the signing of Trump’s new executive order, popular payment apps including Alipay, Wechat Pay, and Tencent’s QQ will be banned in America in 45 days. […]

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Bitcoin Price Breaks $36,000 As Protesters Storm US Capitol

Bitcoin Price Breaks $36,000 As Protesters Storm US Capitol

The last hour saw massive volatility on the cryptocurrency market, which coincided with serious tension and protest in the US Capitol. Ultimately, after a tumultuous hourly candle, Bitcoin managed to break $36,000 and chart a brand new all-time high. Bitcoin’s price saw serious volatility during the last couple of hours. It went on a roller-coaster, […]

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Report Claims US President Trump Considering Clemency for Ross Ulbricht

Report Claims US President Trump Considering Clemency for Ross Ulbricht

According to two anonymous sources, U.S. President Donald Trump is considering clemency for Ross Ulbricht. White House reporters Asawin Suebsaeng and Adam Rawnsley claim sources detailed that Trump “has expressed sympathy” for Ross Ulbricht and his double life sentences. Ross Ulbricht may get clemency from the sitting U.S. President Donald Trump if the American leader […]

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US Representatives Add Digital Currencies to the 2021 Defense Bill

US Representatives Add Digital Currencies to the 2021 Defense Bill

The United States government is preparing to pass the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and the latest bill includes a broad definition of currencies and includes “digital currencies.” However, after more than 50 NDAA bills passed, President Donald Trump plans to veto the act which is expected to authorize more than $740.5 billion. U.S. […]

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OCC Head: Nobody Will Ban Bitcoin – Good News Are Coming By The End Of Trump’s Term

OCC Head: Nobody Will Ban Bitcoin – Good News Are Coming By The End Of Trump’s Term

Brian Brooks, the acting Comptroller of the Currency, believes that the United States needs to establish clear and straightforward cryptocurrency regulations. CryptoPotato reported recently that Coinbase’s CEO Brian Armstrong had sent a letter to the US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin regarding rumors of new regulations on various cryptocurrency features that could harm the industry’s development […]

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Trump Elect SEC Chairman Announces Early Departure, Could This Pave Way for Bitcoin ETF?

Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton has informed that he would be concluding his term early by this year’s end as opposed to his official term until June 2021. Clayton was appointed by Trump and his decision is believed to be linked to the defeat of Donald Trump in the highly controversial US […]

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Printing $1.7 Trillion for Climate Change: How Joe Biden’s Administration Aims to Push the ‘Green New Deal’

Printing $1.7 Trillion for Climate Change: How Joe Biden’s Administration Aims to Push the ‘Green New Deal’

In 2020, the U.S. Federal Reserve has injected an enormous amount of U.S. dollars to special interests in the banking sector in order to combat the economic effects stemming from the coronavirus outbreak. This week the central bank published its financial stability report and the Fed discussed addressing climate change for the first time. A […]

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