TPB89 – Bitcoin Privacy, Development, and Education with Stacie Waleyko

“Privacy is a human right. It’s not just something that criminals need.” – Stacie Waleyko

My guest today is Stacie Waleyko. Stacie is a Bitcoin developer and educator having previously worked as a developer for Casa, and now focusing on contributing to Bitcoin open source projects, Boston BitDevs, education via her website and zines and beyond. In this episode we discusses Bitcoin core development, the slow and deliberate process behind it, and the challenges faced by developers in a hostile regulatory environment. Stacie highlights the importance of privacy in Bitcoin, debunks common myths, and shares her hope for a future where Bitcoin provides financial freedom for all.

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