Cryptocurrencies are fundamentally better at storing value than any fiat currencies in existence today. This is because the fixed and known monetary supplies and inflation rates of cryptocurrencies; but more importantly, the social consciousness and consensus that allows for them to exist. People can now control their wealth with nothing more than the power of cryptography.
Cryptocurrencies are rewriting the entire way that money is understood and used–and with that, who gets to control and benefit from these systems. Economist Seifedean Ammous highly recommended book “The Bitcoin Standard” elucidates how Bitcoin’s revolution impacts society and politics. Another aspect of Bitcoin in politics is the advent of transparent governance: lightning fast, transparent and secure online voting that could revolutionize the way society organizes itself.