[cryptography] crypto & security/privacy balance (Re: Digital cash in the news...)

Jeffrey Walton noloader at gmail.com
Wed Jun 15 14:44:27 EDT 2011


On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 2:36 PM, StealthMonger
<StealthMonger at nym.mixmin.net> wrote:
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> Nico Williams <nico at cryptonector.com> writes:
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>> crypto has a place ... to protect us ... from foreign powers, and
>> from casual inspection by one's state ....
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> Some folks do not choose to have a state.  For them, all states are
> foreign powers.
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>> You must participate in ... politics ....  you must change [your
>> society's] culture ....
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> No, you may simply go your own way in peace.
Ask anyone who lived under the Khmer Rouge or Democratic Republic of
Vietnam about this.

Jeff



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