China’s New Digital Currency Is a Tool for Mass Control, in China and Beyond

China’s new digital currency is a trojan horse “disguised as a payment mechanism,” says Erik Bethel, a global finance professional who served as the U.S. representative to the World Bank. “There are a lot of ways that the Chinese government could use this as an instrument of surveillance, tying it to their social credit score, … Continue reading China’s New Digital Currency Is a Tool for Mass Control, in China and Beyond