Economic Frustration in Lebanon & Chile Lead to Mass Protests

 

“As 2019 enters its final quarter, protesters have taken to the streets in dozens of places worldwide. While circumstances differ from country to country, demonstrators are united in frustration with economic disparities — and perceived government inaction to address them. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson and Nick Schifrin take a look at ongoing protests in Lebanon and Chile.” – PBS News Hour

This video is yet another case study as to why cryptocurrency and blockchain are a necessity in the years to come. Citizens across the globe are frustrated with their governments and lack of economic growth. While Americans have not yet felt this type of pressure, we believe the countries mentioned in this video are a foreshadowing of what’s to come.