The Progressive Bitcoiner Podcast

Giving a voice to the individuals and communities who have used Bitcoin to foster positive changes for personal, social and environmental issues.

TPB92 – Bitcoin is for Freedom Fighters with Anna Chekhovich

“Bitcoin shouldn’t operate like fiat. I see Bitcoin as a tool for freedom.” – Anna Chekhovich My guest today is Anna Chekhovich. Anna is the Director of Finance at the Anti-Corruption Foundation, a nonprofit founded in 2011 by Russian opposition leader Alexei Nevalny seeking to educate and fight corruption and authoritarianism in Russia...

TPB90 – Bitcoin is Winning, What now? with Avik Roy

“The reason why Bitcoin will ultimately succeed is because we are more committed to our success than those who oppose us are committed to our failure.” – Avik Roy My guest today is Avik Roy. Avik has an extensive background in science, medicine and most recently public policy where he is currently President...

TPB88 – Anyone Can Mine Bitcoin with Kent Halliburton

“Bitcoin mining looks for the lowest cost power… that just happens to be renewable.” – Kent Halliburton My guest today is Kent Halliburton. Kent is the CEO & Co-founder of Sazmining, a hosted Bitcoin mining provider utilizing 100% renewable energy sources. In this episode we discuss Bitcoin mining’s environmental impact, incentives driving renewable...

TPB87 – Bitcoin is a Powerful Story with Frank Corva

“Bitcoin is already solving very real problems for activists around the world.” – Frank Corva My guest today is Frank Corva. Frank is a journalist and educator, currently serving as the Business-to-business (B2B) correspondent at Bitcoin Magazine, contributor at Forbes Crypto and Founder at New Renessaince Capital. In this episode we discuss Bitcoin’s...

TPB85 – Bitcoin Mining and the Future of Energy with Harry Sudock

“Bitcoin is those last five puzzle pieces we’re waiting for to achieve incredible quality of life.” – Harry Sudock My guest today is Harry Sudock. Harry is the Chief Strategy Officer at Griid, a purpose-built American-based infrastructure company operating bitcoin mining facilities since 2019 utilizing low-cost, low-carbon energy, and a partner at Bitcoin...

TPB83 – Bitcoin is a Paradigm Shift with CK

“Bitcoin is way beyond any sort of central ethos. It’s a force of nature.” – CK My guest today is Christian Keroles, aka CK. CK is the Director of Financial Freedom at the Human Rights Foundation, focusing on advancing open-source Bitcoin development and global Bitcoin adoption. In his prior position as Chief Operating...