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.

TPB78 – Bitcoin is Punk Rock with Sam from Wavlake

“We’re trying to build a new infrastructure for music, and that’s what needs to happen.” – Sam My guest today is Sam Means. Sam is a musician, podcaster, entrepreneur, co-founder of Hello Merch, founder of Lightning Store and co-founder of Wavlake. Sam joins me to discuss how Wavlake is building a new online...

TPB76 – What is Bitcoin? with Ben de Waal

“Bitcoin is money, but specifically Bitcoin is a form of money that isn’t controlled by any kind of centralized entity.” – Ben My guest today is Ben de Waal. Ben is an engineer, technologist, and Bitcoin consultant, having previously led various engineering projects including as Vice President of Engineering at Swan. Ben also...

TPB75 – Mi Primer Bitcoin with John and Reyna

“Bitcoin breeds curiosity. And that curiosity paired with agency over your own life is so powerful” – John My guests today are John and Reyna from Mi Primer Bitcoin. Mi Primer Bitcoin (My First Bitcoin) is a nonprofit based in El Salvador, built around a core concept: that independent, impartial, community-led Bitcoin education...

TPB74 – Bitcoin is Hope with Bryon and Christine

“Bitcoin is Hope.” – Christine We have a special bonus episode this week! My guests today are Bryon and Christine. Bryon and Christine are both educators from the midwest, have been in the Bitcoin space for quite a while and have been leading the way in many regards from the progressive bitcoin side....