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TikTok Censored ‘Ugly, Poor, or Disabled’ People to Attract More Users

Documents reveal how the popular app also censored content that would harm China’s reputation or ‘defames’ civil servants, politicians, or religious leaders.

By Adam Smith

In order to try and attract new users to its platform, TikTok moderators have censored content from people deemed too ugly, poor, or disabled…

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