Looking at You, TikTok: FBI Director on China’s Influence Peddling

[Editor Charlie sez: Very important to understanding why TikTok was banned by US military, was banned in India and will be banned in the US.  Text is available here.]

“Let me be clear: This is not about the Chinese people, and it’s certainly not about Chinese Americans. Every year, the United States welcomes more than 100,000 Chinese students and researchers into this country. For generations, people have journeyed from China to the United States to secure the blessings of liberty for themselves and their families—and our society is better for their contributions. So, when I speak of the threat from China, I mean the government of China and the Chinese Communist Party.”