Edward Snowden sees China's crackdown beneficial for bitcoin
Former CIA employee and contractor for the National Security Agency Edward Snowden said that China's crackdown on the cryptocurrency industry "just made Bitcoin stronger."
Sometimes I think back to this and wonder how many people bought #Bitcoin then.— Edward Snowden (@Snowden) October 3, 2021
It's up ~10x since, despite a coordinated global campaign by governments to undermine public understanding of—and support for—cryptocurrency.
China even banned it, but it just made Bitcoin stronger. https://t.co/pbnOFGfaVf
Snowden retweeted his own March 2020 post about wanting to buy bitcoin and noted the asset's tenfold growth since then.