This piece was originally published on Bitcoin Magazine.

The COVID-19 pandemic has forever changed the world and life as we know it. Restrictions on society by governments, including using masks and social distancing, has created a new normal. Lockdowns that have shut down small businesses, combined with inflation caused by excess money printing by central banks, have spurred the disintegration of the global economic system.

As the debacle of the fiat system speeds up, bitcoin is now gaining traction. …

nozomi hayase

Writer, social critic and creator.

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