Oct. 29, 2019

Shapeshift Founder Erik Voorhees on Bitcoin Tribalism, Libra and How to Transcend the Fed

Shapeshift Founder Erik Voorhees on Bitcoin Tribalism, Libra and How to Transcend the Fed

Erik Voorhees and Charlie Shrem discuss digital assets and why Erik actually loves Libra.


Have you met someone who has fundamentally changed your worldview? In this episode of Untold Stories, Charlie Shrem talks with Erik Voorhees, who was the poster boy for bitcoinism before he launched Shapeshift. With a goal to change the financial system of the world, Erik knows that bitcoin is going to take over the world... and when it does, the federal reserve is going away. However, Erik also knows that world with multiple cryptocurrencies that compliment each other or compete with each other and have a different ethos and development teams is a more decentralized world. Listen as the topic of various digital assets is discussed and learn why Erik actually loves Libra.

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