Political Cartoonist Accuses NFT Platforms Opensea, Rarible of Being 'Tools for Political Censorship'

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2 Large NFT Marketplaces Are Accused of Political Censorship

Censorship of any kind was loathed in the early days of crypto but these days, acts of censorship have been slipping through the cracks. The very nature of Bitcoin and blockchain technology is touted as “censorship-resistant” tools and non-fungible token (NFT) assets are meant to provide censorship-resistance to things like artwork, online creations, collectibles, virtual items, and more. However, while NFT marketplaces allow users to connect their wallets and buy and sell NFT assets like decentralized exchange (dex) platforms, unlike dex applications, the web portals hosting NFTs are considered centralized. Although some dex applications have been accused of centralization and censorship as well.

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Political Cartoonist Accuses NFT Platforms Opensea, Rarible of Being 'Tools for Political Censorship'

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