(ZERO HEDGE) — As the global war on cash continues to accelerate, outspoken libertarian Ron Paul summarizes the effort to eliminate cash perfectly – as an ‘attack on individual freedom.’

Restricting and discouraging the use of cash, suggests Paul, has always been a goal of statists as a means to reduce individuals’ independence.

‘A cashless society is very, very dangerous,’ continues Paul. …Consider just who is gaining from this war on cash. ‘The banks, of course, are charging as many fees as they can think of.

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