By Claudio Grass, Hünenberg See, Switzerland
The prolonged and repeated lockdowns, business closures and travel bans have caused widespread economic devastation and changed the way all of us live, work and interact with each other. These were the most obvious changes that the covid crisis brought with it, however, a lot more has been unfolding in the background. Governments in most advanced economies have grasped the opportunity of this crisis and all the fear and uncertainty that surrounds it and have taken bold steps to achieve further centralization of power and to expand their control and authority.
A great example of such a shift is the escalation of the war on cash that started almost immediately after the virus began to make headlines. It began with scaremongeringRead More »