[LINK] The shocking reason the U.S. wants to stop Facebook’s Libra
kim at holburn.net
Thu Jul 11 19:44:51 AEST 2019
I noticed that. I seem to recall that in the past banks created their own currency.
Surely in other countries too.
> On 2019/Jul/11, at 2:28 pm, JLWhitaker <jwhit at internode.on.net> wrote:
> On 11/07/2019 9:16 AM, Kim Holburn wrote:
>> >Money has, until the rise of decentralized cryptocurrencies, been an instrument of the state and central banks. Never before had a company decided to just start issuing money of their own. Until now.
> Historically not true. Look up scrip.
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