Humans of Bitcoin



The Education of Joey King (Part 2) - Bitcoin Geopolitics

From the Spanish Civil War to the blocksize debate, one can find common threads of human and polticial behavior. Plus, thoughts on the best path forward for Bitcoin Cash.

Matt Aaron

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About the Episode

Part 2 of our interview with Joey King, developer at

As you saw in Part 1, Joey is a intelligent, thoughtful contrarian whose understanding of political science allows for insightful analysis of bitcoin.

I got to pick Joey's brain on a number of topics:

  • The principles of Political Science
  • Learnings from the Spanish Civil War
  • The politics of the bitcoin world
  • Thoughts on the best path forward for Bitcoin Cash
  • Ripple (XRP)
  • Facebook / JP Morgan Coin

Make sure to follow Joey on Twitter.

About the Host

Matt Aaron

Matt Aaron has been podcasting since 2013, when he launched the Food Startups Podcast.

He recently found a second love in cryptocurrency and blockchain and hasn't looked back.

His first major investment into cryptocurrency was the money he made betting on (but not voting for) that Donald Trump would win the 2016 election.

Matt believes that public blockchains and cryptocurrencies are the solution to the many problems exposed of the current banking system in the 2008 financial crisis.

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