Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Declares Victory after Amazon Yanks HQ2 from New York

US House Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wasted no time in declaring victory after Amazon backed out of a $ 3 billion deal that would have seen the Jeff Bezos-led tech conglomerate establish its much-coveted HQ2 in New York. Writing on Twitter, the freshman congresswoman said that the grassroots campaign to kick Amazon out of Queens had demonstrated that “anything is possible.” She said: “Anything is possible: today was the day a group of dedicated, everyday New Yorkers & their neighbors defeated Amazon’s corporate greed, its worker exploitation, and the power of the richest man in the world.” Anything is possible: today was

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Pfeffer Capital declares bitcoin 1st viable replacement for gold at Sohn

Speaking at the 23rd annual Sohn Investment Conference, John Pfeffer, partner at Pfeffer Capital said bitcoin [s:BTCUSD] is the first viable candidate to replace gold, saying its better "on every front." Pfeffer joins the Winklevoss twins as the latest prominent figure promoting bitcoin as the next global store …
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Egypt's Top Cleric Declares Bitcoin Trading 'Unlawful'

Egypt's highest official of religious law, Grand Mufti Shawki Allam, called Bitcoin trading “unlawful” under Sharia law, online publication Ahram reported today. In the fatwa issued Monday, Allam wrote that Bitcoin isn't an “acceptable interface of exchange” and is therefore unlawful to trade. The cleric also …
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Calvin Ayre Declares Bitcoin Cash “The Only Bitcoin” (

In a statement addressing the upcoming the bitcoin (BTC) fork that is scheduled for mid-November, Calvin Ayre has stated it’s belief that Bitcoin Cash [Bitcoin (BCC)] is “the only bitcoin.”
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