This is a quote from the book "B-Money" by Wei Dai
...I am fascinated by Tim May's crypto-anarchy. Unlike the communitiestraditionally associated with the word "anarchy", in a crypto-anarchy thegovernment is not temporarily destroyed but perma
nently forbidden andpermanently unnecessary. It's a community where the threat of violence isimpotent because violence is impossible, and violence is impossiblebecause its participants cann
ot be linked to their true names or physicallocations.
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Until now it's not clear, even theoretically, how such a community couldoperate. A community is defined by the cooperatio...