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Report claims TikTok parent company ByteDance is working with China’s Communist Party to spread propaganda on Xinjiang

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  • ByteDance, the company that owns the viral video app TikTok, is working closely with China’s government to facilitate human rights abuses in China’s western autonomous region of Xinjiang, according to to a new report by The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI).
  • The report, titled “Mapping China’s Tech Giants,” looked at the way major Chinese tech companies were involved in state-sanctioned surveillance and censorship using artificial intelligence packaged as popular apps and websites.
  • ByteDance was accused by ASPI of collaborating “with public security bureaus across China, including in Xinjiang where it plays an active role in disseminating the party-state’s propaganda read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com