Dec 022014
 
Decentralize All the Homeless Outreach!

Homeless outreach is a difficult calling that many assume centralized organizations are taking care of efficiently, but this is simply not the case. Because of grants with strings attached, many organizations have their hands tied by the state and this limits their ability to reach as many people in need. Homelessness is a huge problem nationwide, and many people slip through the cracks of these aid organizations. By decentralizing our efforts, we can have the […]

Sep 032014
 
Freeing Markets with Cryptocurrencies

In order to understand how society has arrived at its current state, one must understand its past. Confucius said, “The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their proper name.” and with this declaration, one can understand how propaganda, through the State apparatus, has skewed and subjectivized everything in society. Orwellian double-speak is in full swing, with words holding contradictory meanings, effectively destroying wisdom, evidence and reason, and allowing for the enlargement of our […]

Jul 092014
 

A San Francisco startup has announced that it has created a new digital currency that will solve the pesky problem of bitcoin’s volatility. Dubbed warcoin, the digital currency will be backed by the military industrial complex—a stable and even growing industry that its creators argue provides real value to the cryptocurrency. “We wanted to make a coin that utilized this fledgling blockchain technology but was unburdened by uncertainty in the economy. If there’s one industry […]

Feb 022014
 
M.K. Lords interviews Andreas Antonopoulos

Andreas Antonopoulos is well known in the bitcoin sphere for his expertise in security and cryptocurrencies. His perspective is always unique and refreshing, and I’m very happy he took the time to chat with me. We ran into some technical issues, but the heart of his explanations remained in tact.  We covered a wide variety of topics both technical and philosophical, and even got to take insightful questions from the audience. You can follow Andreas […]

Oct 292013
 
Cleaning Up Satoshi Forest

As mentioned in previous posts, Jason King is the founder of Sean’s Outpost, a homeless outreach center in Pensacola, FL. So far, Sean’s Outpost has fed 20,000 people through donations. Hold up, let me say that again, 20,000 people have been fed with Bitcoin donations. Simply amazing. With the help of the generous Bitcoin community, he also acquired nine acres of property that will be used as a homeless sanctuary. The landlord is even allowing […]