Tagged: banned


Russia Banned from 2018 Winter Olympics In PyeongChang

Citing “systematic manipulation” of anti-doping rules, a 14-person International Olympic Committee panel announced Tuesday it has banned Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The panel had been mulling a confidential IOC report...


Japan Just Killed the “Bitcoin Will Be Banned” Meme

by Charles Hugh-Smith The Japanese recognize the adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies as a competitive advantage, and they’re right. One of the most durable claims of cryptocurrency skeptics is that “governments will ban...