A sticker reading “Bitcoin accepted here” is displayed at the entrance of the Stadthaus town hall in Zug, Switzerland, last month. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
For those of you freedom-folk who have been hiding under a mining rig for the last half-decade, there is one other thing happening in the liberty movement which rivals Bitcoin in effectiveness. It's the Free State Project. Bitcoin's focus is monetary; that of the the “free staters” is geographical. Their experiences – especially their mistakes – provide a unique lesson in what happens when a libertarian endeavor becomes prominent and established… as the crypto movement is beginning to.