Privacy Coins vs Nation State Crypto and the War for the Soul of the World

Privacy Coins vs Nation State Crypto and the War for the Soul of the World

A mother walks into the supermarket to buy baby milk but the iris scanner spots her and sends a message to her glasses: “Currency controls in effect today, funds partially frozen. Please reduce spending.” She checks her smart glasses display and sees that her bank balance is the same but her “available to spend balance” is now zero and she can’t buy supplies for her child or groceries to eat.