BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Beyond The Ballot Box  >  ThinkLeft #6 - A Case Against Cryptocurrency

ThinkLeft #6 - A Case Against Cryptocurrency

Arveent Kathirtchelvan, Youth Chief, Parti Sosialis Malaysia

21-Jul-22 15:00

ThinkLeft #6 - A Case Against Cryptocurrency

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you’ve probably heard of the word ‘Bitcoin’. If you’ve paid closer attention, you might’ve also heard things like Ethereum, Ripple, Dogecoin, etc. These are all different types of Cryptocurrencies, which apparently can make you turn your RM 10 into RM 1000 over a short period of time. It’s said to be the currency of the future, one that offers freedom from the shackles of centralised banking systems. But what’s going on here, really? Is Crypto really a tool to liberate yourself or just another method for the super rich to exploit the masses? We speak to Arveent Kathirtchelvan, Youth Chief, Parti Sosialis Malaysia. 

Image credit: Shutterstock

Produced by: Dashran Yohan

Presented by: Dashran Yohan


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  politicsLaw/Activismcontroversiesmarketsinvestments

Tags:  cryptocurrencycryptobitcoinsocialismcapitalismThinkLeft





Play / Pause

Listen now : Dire Straits Special

Today’s Shows



11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

The Hubris of the 90s; Kam Raslan | Julian Yap | Hafiz Noor Shams

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Wooden You Like To Learn Woodworking?; Loh Jon Ming, Co-founder, KitaBina

1:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

Withholding Tax: The What, The Complex, and The Ugly; Thanneermalai, Managing Director, Thannees Tax Consulting Services

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Throwback: Clue

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Impressions - Stellar Blade; Najman Maliki

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops Ep544

6:00 PM

The Pulse (REPEAT)

Pulse Picks

7:00 PM

Dire Straits Special