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TikTok chief says political content is allowed on the viral video app as long as it's 'creative and joyful'

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

TikTok , the viral video-sharing app, has raised concerns in the US over allegations it censors content at the request of the Chinese government, including political videos.
In a recent interview with The New York Times , TikTok chief Alex Zhu said that users don't go on the platform for "political discussion," but that such content is allowed as long as it aligns with TikTok's "creative and joyful experience."
Reports have emerged in recent months that TikTok employees remove and restrict "culturally problematic" content on the platform, although the company insists it's independent of...
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