Greedy Facebook Versus Ideological Telegram: Why Principles Matter (news.bitcoin.com)

Something happened this week that rarely occurs, history offered up a side-by-side comparison with a control. Heads of respective social network and messaging platforms Facebook and Telegram were each brought before their home governments, the United States for Mark Zuckerberg, Russia for Pavel Durov. How the two men responded is telling, and should inform everyone concerned with privacy, especially cryptocurrency enthusiasts.
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Why Bitcoin wont die, no matter how bad they want it dead (reddit.com)

Central banks, governments and the mainstream media all want Bitcoin to die. And thats exactly why it wont. If you look at Brexit, Trump, etc, you see a growing trend. If you read the approval ratings for the media, you get the same thing: The people want a voice, they want to govern themselves and they want control over their lives and their wealth. The more they bash Bitcoin, the more they increase its popularity. And they cant kill it. Decentralized, it will exist regardless of what they…

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