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Crypto Means Freedom to Garry Kasparov

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Chess champion Garry Kasparov

"Supporting crypto is an important part of my contribution to the future of humanity."-Garry Kasparov

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Widely regarded as the greatest chess player in history, Garry Kasparov knows math. He knows logic, strategy, and decision-making. So it will delight many in the blockchain industry to learn that the Russian grandmaster is now a champion of cryptocurrency.

In an interview, Kasparov says he views crypto as a way to check government power. Bitcoin offers protection against rampant government spending "because you're protected by math"—by the logic of the code itself.

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