Data privacy is not the issue with TikTok
Is it wise to let China control a popular media platform? The Soviet Union could not buy a broadcast television network or a considerable chain or local affiliates. And, as Matthew Yglesias argues in this instalment of Slow Boring, that’s the problem with TikTok — keeping the user data in China doesn’t solve anything as "we have enough problems in the world without China dominating youth programming."
From Matthew Yglesias