One moment you are out and drinking a cup of coffee, the next moment you are in the middle of a war. You have done nothing wrong, your family and friends have done nothing wrong, but you are being slaughtered regardless.
Freedom of expression can be a complicated thing. Accepting that someone protests against core values of yours isn’t easy. I strongly believe that you have a right to your own opinion, but you can't have your own facts.
Trying to do the right thing and buy local, avoiding big corporations isn't as easy as you think. I noticed this trying to buy some books locally.
Domains transfers normally cause no downtime and no issues but if some registrar want's to play rough it can definitely cause some headache.
Fintech is great, startups are great, everything happens so fast, progress, less bureaucracy, but is it really all sunshine and happiness? What happens if a bank decided to stop doing business in your country and you had only two months to change everything?