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Senate Calls TikTok To Answer Questions Over Foreign Interference

Senate Calls TikTok To Answer Questions Over Foreign Interference

TikTok has been asked to appear before Australia’s Senate to answer questions about its risk to Australian democracy. The video-sharing app has been the target of political scrutiny in recent months after the country’s top politicians, including Prime Minister Scott Morrison, questioned the company’s independence from the Chinese government. An…

It’s The Guns

It’s The Guns

Ostensibly, Thursday’s U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing was intended to be an assessment of what social media platforms are doing, and what they ought to be doing better, as mass shootings and the monsters who commit them continue to rain tragedy on communities around the world.