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ByteDance censored anti-China content in Indonesia until mid-2020

ByteDance censored anti-China content in Indonesia until mid-2020

Chinese tech company ByteDance censored content it perceived as critical of the Chinese government on its Indonesian news aggregator app Baca Berita (BaBe) from 2018 to mid-2020, Reuters reported quoting six people with direct knowledge of the matter. As per Reuters, moderators for the app were instructed to take down articles with the keywords ’Tiananmen,’ or Mao Zedong, among others.

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They’re taking pointers from Twitter. #Authoritarian

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