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Sen Hawley Wants TikTok Deal With Oracle Rejected, Says Move Allows For China’s Control...

Sen. Josh Hawley called on the Trump administration Monday to reject the partnership proposal Oracle reached with TikTok. The Missouri Republican argued in a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that the partnership won’t prohibit the Chinese Communist Party from controlling the app. Hawley said the Treasury Department’s Committee on Foreign Investment in the United…

TikTok To Sue Trump Administration For Banning App

August 22, 2020 6:42 PM ET TikTok plans on suing the Trump administration over the president’s executive order banning any transactions with the app and its Chinese parent company ByteDance, according to Reuters. “Even though we strongly disagree with the Administration’s concerns, for nearly a year we have sought to engage in good faith to…

TikTok BOOM! First shots fired in US-China Internet Cold War (Video)

Via AntiWar.com ()… Chinese app TikTok remains under fire by President Trump, with allegations that their being Chinese means China could access their user data, making it a serious problem. President Trump is set to ban TikTok next month. US officials see this as something China is bound to do with their apps, because Edward…

Trump Signs Pair Of Late Night Executive Orders Banning Communications With TikTok, WeChat Parent...

August 06, 2020 10:41 PM ET President Donald Trump signed a pair of late night executive orders Thursday that crack down on individuals or companies attempting to communicate with the current owners of the social media apps TikTok and WeChat. Both apps have been previously deemed national security threats over concerns their parent companies share…

TikTok Could Become A Powerful Propaganda Tool If It Stays With China, Experts Warn

China could use TikTok as a powerful propaganda tool if ByteDance, its China-based parent company, retains ownership, according to national security analysts and China experts. The authoritarian regime could suppress or promote content to benefit the Chinese Communist Party, the experts said. Data collected through the app could be used to create propaganda, they went…

Forget TikTok Ban, Trump Aides Discuss Busting The Hong Kong Dollar Peg To Punish...

While admitting that there are many pushing back against the idea, Bloomberg is reporting that the Trump administration is escalating its plans to hold China accountable for its recent global pandemic chaos and Hong Kong freedom oppression. Secretary of State Pompeo told Fox News earlier in the day that the US was mulling the possibility…

Harvard Graduate Threatens to ‘Stab’ Anyone Who Says ‘All Lives Matter’

TikTok Recent Harvard University graduate Claira Janover is complaining of threats against her after she posted a video threatening anyone who told her “all lives matter.” Janover graduated in May with a degree in government and psychology but came into the national spotlight when she posted a TikTok video attacking people with “the nerve, the sheer…

Trump Foes Celebrate ‘Zoomers’ on TikTok Pranking Campaign with Fake RSVPs

Opponents of President Donald Trump celebrated the fact that his rally at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday night was only half-full, claiming credit for a TikTok prank that flooded the Trump campaign’s website with fake RSVPs. Trump supporters had camped out for several days in Tulsa, hoping to secure a place inside…

PHOTO: One-Eared Puppy After Accident Becomes Instagram’s ‘Golden Unicorn’

A golden retriever puppy who lost one of her ears due to an accident at birth is becoming Instagram famous as the “Golden Unicorn.” Rae, a 12-week-old golden retriever puppy with a unique look that has earned her the nickname @GoldenUnicornRae, lost her left ear not too long after birth when her mother accidentally ripped…

Some Of Your Favorite Apps Could Be A Threat To National Security

January 17, 2020 3:58 PM ET The U.S. military is cracking down on service members’ use of certain popular apps because the information collected by those apps could pose a threat to national security. Large apps releasing data collected about its users to marketing and research companies is a common occurrence, but some apps, ranging…

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