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ActivistPost – Eric Blair – Homeland Security Calls Bitcoin An “Emerging Threat” – 18 November 2013

Logo_activistpost-comThe popularity of the digital currency Bitcoin is exploding. Today’s price spiked over $600, nearly double what is was just over a week ago. It seems the U.S. government now wants into the party.

Today several federal agencies weighed in on the decentralized currency. While most agencies acknowledged its legitimate uses, the Department of Homeland Security referred to Bitcoin as an emerging threat. Continue reading