Tuesday Nightcap

China’s “Sesame Credit” system:?it’s?not just a Financial Credit assessment system, it’s a Social Credit system.

“What if you had a credit score that measured more than just your wallet?

What if it took into account your political leanings, Internet traffic,

and social media statements — and what if the same stuff from your

friends could affect your score? These are the concerns of Sesame


It will be mandatory for all Chinese citizens in 2020…