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The Next Thing in Money

KingofthePaupers Wrote: May 21, 2012 1:03 AM
Jct: With Bitcoin based on nothing, Chiemgauers and Berkshares based on cash, and LETS Local Employment-Trading software barter Greenmoney based on Time, the revolution is ongoing. They all come together in a global UNILETS when the world's workers demand to be paid in time-based government currencies: Occupy Wall St."Silver Bullet" Video Winner: Argentine Solution Co-Winner of $1000-Prize-for-best-video-solution-to-defeat-the-NWO-debt-star contest. Also used when the Russian banking system crashed in the 1990s, the Argentine Solution of paying workers with small-denomination government bonds or currencies they can use to pay for Power, Taxes, Medical and Licenses works and everyone can do it

When times get tough, the tough . . . switch currencies.

A fascinating report by Eric Garland in The Atlantic tells of the upswing in “local currencies.” In the United Kingdom, the Brixton Pound is being floated, engraved on its paper notes the likes of “David Bowie in his Ziggy Stardust era.” Pegged to the British pound, it serves mainly as a scheme to promote local business and trade, though maybe it’s a tad more than mere boosterism.

Bavarians are also “enthusiastically using the local currency as a protest” — the local currency being the...

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