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Crypto News Roundup for May 9, 2022
With macro headwinds continuing to push bitcoin lower, plus a look at a perspective from Matt Taibbi on PayPal and a case for crypto, CoinDesk’s "Markets Daily" is back with the latest news roundup.
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How Crypto Is Changing Philanthropy
The ease of transferring crypto anywhere in the world has enabled many nonprofits to work with donors globally.
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Julian Assange's Extradition to US Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns
A judge at the U.K.'s Central Criminal Court ruled Monday that there would be a "high risk" of suicide if Assange was sent to face charges in the U.S.
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WikiLeaks Shop Now Accepts Bitcoin Lightning Payments
In 2011, WikiLeaks was among the first organizations to accept donations in bitcoin. Now its shop is taking bitcoin payments over Lightning.
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Wikileaks to Accept Additional Cryptocurrencies for Donations
Julian Assange stated in a Tweet that Wikileaks is seeking to add new cryptocurrencies in the future after FPF announced the closure of its support.
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Wikileaks is Now Accepting Zcash Donations
Non-profit media group Wikileaks has announced that it is now accepting donations in the privacy oriented cryptocurrency zcash.
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Cryptography as a Democratic Weapon Against Demagoguery
CoinDesk contributor Nozomi Hayase tackles democracy, corruption and bitcoin's security model in her latest Op-Ed.
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How Bitcoin's Block Chain Could Stop History Being Rewritten
Bitcoin's block chain can store more than transactions. According to Julian Assange, it provides a way to preserve history.
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Assange: Bitcoin and WikiLeaks Helped Keep Each Other Alive
Julian Assange has described key events and discussions between bitcoin's founder and WikiLeaks back in 2010.
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Julian Assange: I Told Google's Eric Schmidt to Embrace Bitcoin
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and Google chairman and then-CEO Eric Schmidt discussed bitcoin in 2011.
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