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7 months ago

TikTok Bans vs the First Amendment

Matt & AC get wonky af

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Sarah Jeong’s great piece on propaganda: https://www.theverge.com/21355465/tiktok-us-china-information-nationalism-online-propaganda

0:00 - TikTok bans
1:25 - Several nuggets
9:23 - The potential US TikTok bans
26:49 - Matt told you so…
27:50 - That pesky First Amendment
30:41 - It's because it's the government
32:10 - Corporate responsibility is fake
34:34 - How would any of this work?
35:23 - The Montana ban
38:08 - The Hank Green of it all
41:06 - When China does it...
43:59 - Rip and Replace
47:17 - TikTok is not the only guilty party
49:15 - Fairness for the right kind of people
50:07 - A great piece on propaganda
54:31 - Is TikTok uniquely bad?
59:49 - Matt talks about porn again
01:00:39 - On apathy and Hank Green
01:02:50 - The hardest and most difficult thing
01:11:45 - The best parts of TikTok
01:18:13 - TikTok is just another social media space
01:21:48 - Addendum
01:25:31 - Bringin it home

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