Bitcoin Appears On The Massive Protest In The US In Response To Police Killing George Floyd
Bitcoin Appears On The Massive Protest In The US In Response To Police Killing George Floyd
June 3, 2020
Bitcoin Appears On The Massive Protest In The US In Response To Police Killing George Floyd
Bitcoin Appears On The Massive Protest In The US In Response To Police Killing George Floyd
June 3, 2020

Bitcoin appears on the scene of massive protests in the United States in response to the police killing George Floyd, with many industry leaders weighing in, as some compare it to those after the murder of Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968.

It has been reported that personalities in the crypto industry such as Changpeng Zhao (CZ), the CEO of Binance, have reacted through Twitter after six days of massive protests.

Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple, also reacted via Twitter to the protests, stating that he stands in solidarity “with all who are fighting to save Black lives.”

However, several posters referring to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been making the rounds on social media.

ALSO READ :  Algorand Creates Blockchain-Based Global Survey On Coronavirus

A protester in Raleigh, North Carolina, carried a poster referring to the book “Bitcoin and Black America,” authored by Isaiah Jackson, which “explores the synergy between black economics, Bitcoin and blockchain technology.”

Bitcoin Project also published the following comment.  

It has been analyzed that the debate continues, as do the protests that Governors responded to by announcing curfews in several states over the weekend. 75 cities across the country joined protests against police violence.

On the other hand, one protestor in Dallas carried a sign saying “Bitcoin Will Save Us,” to the outrage of a number of commentators both within and outside of the crypto industry.

Thus, cryptocurrencies continue to be a topic discussed amidst the protests that have been taking place in recent years around the world.

ALSO READ :  Kraken: Bitcoin Price Can Rise Between $75,000 And $306,000

Source: Cointelegraph | Image: Bloomberg


Crypto News Point a news platform of Digital Notice Media Labs is primarily a regular publication of information, commentary and articles focused extensively on fintech, blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, blockchain-based tokens, cryptocurrency market trends, and trading strategies. We do not provide individually tailored investment advice and does not take a subscriber’s or anyone’s circumstances into consideration when discussing investments, nor is Crypto News Point registered as an investment adviser or broker-dealer in any jurisdiction. Information contained herein is not an offer or solicitation to buy, hold, or sell any digital assets.

Affiliate Disclosure: To help support the work we do here at CNP, we often link to products and deals from around the web. Should you buy some of these, we may get a portion of the sale.

We in generally gather content from the major websites. In every article there is always a clear link and attribution to the source publication. If you have any issue with any of our published content taken from your site, kindly let us know so that we can take appropriate action. In any case, the content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

You May Also like

MicroStrategy Hits Another $10 Million Purchase

MicroStrategy Hits Another $10 Million Purchase

MicroStrategy has hit another $10 million purchase after March 4 (Thursday’s) market uncertainty. It has been reported that Michael Saylor, the CEO of MicroStrategy, said that the company purchased another 205 BTC at...

Ishita Bora

Ishita Bora is a Senior Content Creator at Digital Notice Media Labs with an experience of 1 year. She has completed her Master's Degree in Language and Linguistics in 2019 from Gauhati University, India. Her interest lies in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency space. She loves writing about blockchain and other blockchain-related articles.