ON July 17, the Brock Pierce for President announced that Brittany Kaiser, the whistleblower, and data rights activist, was chosen as the campaign manager. Pierce recently announced that he would be running for the president of the US in the 2020 election.
According to Brittany Kaiser, the time was ripe for the US to move past partisan division and unite behind ideals that benefit the whole country. These ideals include advances in mental health solutions and innovations in ethical technology.
She added that it was an honor to be the campaign manager for Brock Pierce for President. According to her, the campaign is promoting a new democracy movement. The movement was focused on technology-first and the unification of progressive, conservative, and independent young people liking for change in the system.
She said that they were engaging people via national virtual town halls, crowdsourcing their policies from supporters, and implementing strategies to register more first-time voters by encouraging the young generation to believe in politics.
What Brock Pierce Had to Say
According to Brock Pierce, Brittany had inspired the world via her fight for transparency in the democratic process. Brock is proud to have her as his campaign manager as the country was seeking redemption from partisan division, and looks to the young generation in a fight for the future.
Who is Brittany Kaiser?
Brittany is the founder of the Own Your Data Foundation that focuses on digital literacy and a data rights activist. She is also the founder of the legislative lobbying group Digital Asset Trade Association. Brittany also authored “Targeted” that was published around the world by Harper Collins. She was the focus of “The Great Hack,” a Documentary produced by Netflix. The documentary was recently nominated for the BAFTA awards and was shortlisted for the Oscars in 2020. She has held lectures at Columbia, Harvard University, Oxford University, and USC.
Brittany was born in Houston Texas and she grew up in Chicago. She studied at Edinburgh University and earned a post-graduate degree in international relations at the University of Edinburgh. She has an LLM in international human rights law from the University of London Birkbeck College and a Masters in Philosophy in international law and diplomacy from Middlesex University.
Who is Brock Pierce?
Brock Pierce is a philanthropist, humanitarian, and entrepreneur. He has an extensive record of founding, investing, and advising innovative foundations and businesses. He is a pioneer in the digital currency space. Thus far, he has managed to raise over $5 billion for companies that he has founded.
He is Chairman of the Board at Bitcoin Foundation and is the co-founder and Board Member at the EOS Alliance. In February 2019, Pierce announced plans to revive the failed Mt. Gox crypto exchange and compensate creditors that lost their BTC holdings when the exchange collapsed in 2014. However, progress has been slow and creditors of the exchange were recently given a new offer. He has actively been involved in promoting the growing crypto sector in Puerto Rico, where he has pushed for adoption since Hurricane Maria devastated the region.
Pierce decided to run for the US presidency as an independent after seeing the decline of the American dream due to the growing wealth gap and social inequality. He aims to see American families live lives that are more prosperous by supporting mental health programs, supporting small businesses, and implementing 21st-century technology solutions. He joins John McAfee, another major player in the crypto sector, in running for the US presidency.
Image Source: Brock Pierce President 2020 Video Snapshot