A series of new reports from state-owned media aren’t kind to crypto trading, but they reinforce that it is still allowed.
Today’s episode looks at crypto in geopolitical context, focusing on:
- A follow-up on the ransomware surge, with experts suggesting that it’s not about crypto payments but about the “ransomware-as-a-service” distribution model
- A look at why a Russian opposition leader is moving his supporters to crypto fundraising exclusively
- A review of a series of reports from Chinese state-owned media that, while trying to convince citizens to stay away, nevertheless reinforce they still have agency to own and trade crypto
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