Just Say No!
The average Joe in the UK may be indifferent one way or the other. The younger generations are embracing the ‘new’ digital world with apparent ease; sleep walking into the digital ID trap: no palm, no face, no bank. The recent https://alternativeview.co.uk/ online presentations titled Smart Cities & Surveillance summarised the trap.
Consultation Paper… yes, they have the gall to call it a ‘paper’.
The digital pound: A new form of money for households and businesses?
CBDCs : Central Bank Digital Currency
“We don’t know who’s using a $100 bill today, and we don’t know who’s using a 1,000-peso bill today. The key difference with the cbdc is the central bank will have absolute control on the rules and regulations that will determine the use of that expression of central bank liability, and also we will have the technology to enforce that.”
Augustin Carstens, The General Manager for the Bank for International Settlements states this at about 24 mins in…