Hamas Wants More Bitcoin Donations, After Raising $2,500 the Last Time

Months after the initial plea for bitcoin donations, Hamas’ military wing Al-Qassam Brigades has once again sent an appeal to supporters urging them to provide financial aid via the cryptocurrency, per Arutz Sheva. According to the Al-Qassam Brigades, this is part of the group’s already existing ‘Support the Resistance’ campaign. The fundamentalist organization has been dubbed a terrorist organization by the European Union, Israel and the United States. The appeal for bitcoin donations comes at a time when Hamas is facing financial woes. Partly this is because the traditional channels through which it has received funding in the past have

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10-Year Dow Surge Kills Hedge Funds – Why Traders May Get Last Laugh

Index funds are squashing hedge fund managers in the US stock market. No matter which way you look at it, the decade-long bull markets in the Dow Jones, Nasdaq, and S&P 500 have smoked the “smartest guys in the room.” Who’s to blame for this? Well, as you might have guessed its probably the Federal Reserve. As they pump markets with an artificial stimulus, designed to force cash out of bank accounts and into higher-yielding, riskier assets, stocks are the only game in town. Stock Market Investing Was Revolutionized By Indexes like the Dow Jones and S&P 500 But wait,

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China banned 23 million people last year from buying plane/train tickets because their social credit scores were too low. That is just the start. Now tell me again the “benefits” of Facebook or JP Morgan coin over bitcoin. Do they really outweigh that dystopian future?

China banned 23 million people last year from buying plane/train tickets because their social credit scores were too low. That is just the start. Now tell me again the "benefits" of Facebook or JP Morgan coin over bitcoin. Do they really outweigh that dystopian future? submitted by /u/Smilinmong
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Why Won’t Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Come Clean on How Disastrous Last Month’s Hack Really Was?

New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia disclosed that local police have allowed employees to return to the firm’s office following its suspension of operations mid last month after a multi-million dollar security breach. In the latest update, the cryptocurrency exchange has indicated that investigations are still ongoing, however. Hacked Crypto Exchange Reopens Update: The police have now given us access back to our building, while they continue their investigations. Our staff are working relentlessly to evaluate the funds that were stolen. — Cryptopia Exchange (@Cryptopia_NZ) February 14, 2019 Cryptopia’s announcement comes shortly after the police gave the crypto exchange the green

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