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ANALYSIS: Why China and the U.S. Aren’t So Different When It Comes to Freedom of The Press

TikTok users and teen culture experts raise salient points in defense of Chinese-owned vlogging app

Taylor Lorenz, the New York Times‘s resident expert on teen culture, recently highlighted an “excellent piece” by former Times editorial board member Sarah Jeong. The piece, published in The Verge, criticized the Trump administration’s efforts to ban TikTok, the Chinese-owned social media app popular with sexy teens who like to dance.

Trump Ends Special Status for Hong Kong

Executive order eviscerates distinction between PRC and Hong Kong

President Trump unveiled a new executive order ending the United States’ diplomatic distinction between Hong Kong and mainland China.

TikTok Says It Will Exit Hong Kong Market Within Days

FILE PHOTO: A TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustrationNEW YORK (Reuters) - TikTok will exit the Hong Kong market within days, a spokesman told Reuters late on Monday, as other technology companies including Facebook Inc suspend processing government requests for user data in the region.