US Constitution For Sale? ConstitutionDAO Makes Bold Moves


Last week a ramshackle group of crypto traders tried (and failed) to purchase the U.S. Constitution. This week on “Opinionated,” Ben, Anna and Danny discuss why. Recorded in the future previous to the public sale, this week’s episode explores the powerful questions decentralized autonomous organizations (DAO) face within the wake of ConstitutionDAO.

For starters, how ought to DAOs set up themselves? Should or not it’s one pockets, one vote or ought to bigger contributors get a much bigger share of the pie? Most tasks observe the latter, however ConstitutionDAO’s distinctive concentrate on an necessary doc within the historical past of democracy forces the query, Danny thinks.

This may show to be an inflection level for DAOs as an entire, regardless of the result. Media consideration is rampant, new wallets are becoming a member of the motion. It might not have labored out for ConstitutionDAO however, because the gang factors out, this type of flash crowdfunding is barely simply getting began.

This episode was produced, introduced and edited by Michele Musso. Our theme track is by Elision.