#3 Erik Cason | The Messianic Properties of Bitcoin

The Bitcoin Path
#3 Erik Cason | The Messianic Properties of Bitcoin

I’m thrilled to have Erik Cason joining me for this episode of the pod.

Erik is a Crypto-anarchist, farmer, and iconoclast. He is obsessed with Bitcoin, and has been working in the industry since 2013. Erik has a deep understanding of cryptography technology and brings a unique perspective with his research in philosophy, political theory, and economics.

Here are some of the topics we cover:

  • The risk of misunderstanding Bitcoin.
  • What we actually mean by “fiat money” and the various problems it causes.
  • The mass breakdown of trust in the large institutions of our time.
  • How government’s abuse of power through the “exception” is fundamentally altered with the arrival of digital cryptography.
  • The role of personal responsibility in Bitcoin.
  • The potential messianic nature of Bitcoin.
  • The profound affect that a personal savings technology can have on your life.

You can read more of Erik’s articles on his medium page at medium.com/@erikcason, and you can follow him on twitter at @ErikCason

I had a blast talking to Erik, I hope you enjoy listening in.

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*Intro and outro music is the song Hearts, graciously licensed to us by Blackbird Blackbird. Be sure to check out his other great songs on Spotify!

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